Climate and Dengue Transmission: Evidence and Implications

http://dx.doi.org/10.1289/ehp.1306556



Table 1. Studies identifying relationships between climate variables and DF cases.
Source Location Study type/model Identified climate predictors/associations
Amarakoon et al. 2008 Caribbean Time-series analysis, correlation ENSO, temperature
Arcari et al. 2007 Indonesia Multivariate regression, correlation Temperature, rainfall
Barrera et al. 2011 Puerto Rico Longitudinal study Rainfall
Brunkard et al. 2008 Mexico Time-series analysis, autoregressive model Temperature, rainfall, sea surface temperature
Cazelles et al. 2005 Thailand Wavelet analysis ENSO
Chadee et al. 2007 Trinidad Correlation Precipitation
Chen et al. 2010 Thailand Correlation, Poisson regression Minimum temperature, rainfall, relative humidity
Chowell et al. 2011 Peru Time-series analysis, spatial analysis Mean temperature
Chowell and Sanchez 2006 Mexico Correlation, multiple linear regression Maximum temperature, evaporation, precipitation
Colón-González et al. 2011 Mexico Multiple linear regression Minimum temperature, ENSO
Descloux et al. 2012 Australia Multivariate nonlinear model Temperature, relative humidity, precipitation
Fuller et al. 2009 Costa Rica Statistical model ENSO
Gharbi et al. 2011 Guadeloupe Seasonal autoregressive integrated moving average model Relative humidity, mean temperature, minimum temperature
Hii et al. 2009 Singapore Time-series analysis, Poisson regression Mean temperature, precipitation
Hsieh and Chen 2009 Taiwan Correlation, multiphase Richards model Temperature, rainfall
Hurtado-Diaz et al. 2007 Mexico Time-series analysis, autoregressive model Sea surface temperature, minimum temperature, rainfall
Johansson et al. 2009a Mexico, Puerto Rico, Thailand Wavelet analysis ENSO, temperature, precipitation (not uniformly)
Johansson et al. 2009b Puerto Rico Regression model Temperature, precipitation
Jury 2008 Puerto Rico Multiple statistics Temperature, precipitation
Keating 2001 Puerto Rico Multivariate linear regression Temperature
Lu et al. 2009 China Time-series analysis, Poisson regression Minimum temperature, minimum humidity, wind velocity
Pinto et al. 2011 Singapore Correlation, Poisson regression Minimum and maximum temperature
Schreiber 2001 Puerto Rico Multivariate regression Temperature, energy, moisture variables
Su 2008 Philippines Correlation, regression Precipitation
Thai et al. 2010 Vietnam Wavelet analysis ENSO
Tipayamongkholgul et al. 2009 Thailand Poisson autoregressive model ENSO
Wu et al. 2007 Taiwan Time-series analysis, autoregressive integrated moving average models Monthly temperature variation, relative humidity
Wu et al. 2009 Taiwan Spatial analysis, GIS Temperature
Yu et al. 2011 Taiwan Spatio­temporal analysis, stochastic Bayesian maximum entropy analysis Multiple climate variables