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Table 4 Proportion of households engaged in multiple mosquito-avoidance behaviours by wealth, education, and planning and drainage variables (# of households interviewed).

From: Examining the determinants of mosquito-avoidance practices in two Kenyan cities

Variables Kisumu (n = 512)   Malindi (n = 480)  
Wealth     
   • Low 47.2   86.0  
   • Medium 87.5   74.5  
   • High 80.6 *p < 0.001 56.5 *p < 0.001
Education     
   • Low 39.2   72.5  
   • Medium 35.4   51.0  
   • High 68.8 *p < 0.001 66.9 *p < 0.001
Planning and Drainage     
   1. Planned well drained 71.8   70.0  
   2. Planned poorly drained 71.0   71.0  
   3. Unplanned well drained 65.2   80.0  
   4. Unplanned poorly drained 35.8   57.0  
   5. Rural 24.8 *p < 0.001 45.0 *p < 0.001
  1. *Chi-square analysis within variables