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Table 1 Descriptive Metadata of rabies from 2010 to 2020 published studies in Ethiopia

From: Prevalence of dog-mediated rabies in Ethiopia: a systematic review and Meta-analysis from 2010 to 2020

Hosts affected Study location Study design Sample size No of positives Prevalence Reference
Humans Amhara Cross-sectional 532 83 15.6% [11]
Retrospective 3161 40 1.3% [20]
Retrospective 6527 423 6.5% [20]
Retrospective 6874 501 7.3% [20]
Retrospective 278 206 74.1% [22]
Retrospective 336 255 75.9% [22]
Nationwide Retrospective 278 83 29.9% [2]
Retrospective 336 34 10.1% [2]
Prospective 3042 368 12.1% [14]
Retrospective 935 726 77.6% [14]
Oromia Prospective 694 23 3.3% [2]
Tigray Retrospective 832 747 89.8% [18]
Retrospective 861 630 73.2% [18]
Retrospective 3042 140 4.6% [18]
Retrospective 3101 81 2.6% [18]
Prospective 694 23 3.3% [9]
Animals Addis Ababa Cross-sectional 532 83 15.6% [17]
Amhara Retrospective 803 288 35.9% [11]
Oromia Retrospective 817 515 63.0% [12]
Overall 33,675 5249 32%