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Table 2 Characteristics of sample population

From: Which nets are being used: factors associated with mosquito net use in Amhara, Oromia and Southern Nations, Nationalities and Peoples' Regions of Ethiopia

Characteristics Baseline 2006 MIS 3R 2007*
  Amhara Oromia SNNP Total Amhara Oromia SNNP Total
Number of clusters 160 32 32 224 108 97 40 245
Number of HHs surveyed 4,101 809 798 5,708 2,609 2,321 980 5,910
Number of participants 19,059 4,428 4,397 27,884 10,733 10,266 4,082 25,081
Number of participants in
HHs owning nets
8,298 2,019 2,361 12,678 5,554 1,792 1,080 8,426
Proportion of HHs
owning nets (%)
40.7 44.4 50.5 42.6 74.4 41.4 46.2 56.7
Proportion of HHs with
nets using nets last night (%)
90.3 86.1 87.8 89.3 71.2 60.5 71.0 68.1
Number of nets 2,707 526 551 3,784 3,280 1,442 691 5,413
Proportion of nets
that were LLIN (%)
54.8 68.8 73.0 59.4 98.5 88.1 99.3 95.8
Proportion of nets
used last night (%)
84.0 85.7 89.8 85.1 57.7 50.1 60.3 56.0
Mean number of people
per net
2.7 3.1 2.8 2.7 2.4 2.6 2.2 2.4
  1. *Amhara, Oromia, and Southern Nations, Nationalities and Peoples' (SNNP) regions
  2. HHs, households; LLIN, long lasting insecticidal net