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Table 1 Sample household, caregiver and community characteristics

From: Factors associated with utilization of community health workers in improving access to malaria treatment among children in Kenya

Characteristic BASELINE N = 269 ENDLINE N = 345 p-Values
Women caregiver education level    0.125
 None 53.2 (143) 57.7 (199)  
 Primary 43.5 (117) 41.2 (142)  
 Secondary 3.4 (9) 1.2 (4)  
Woman caregiver age category    0.332
 <=20 y 21.2 (57) 15.7 (54)  
 21-30 y 44.6 (120) 47.1 (162)  
 31-50 y 26.7 (72) 29.4 (101)  
 51+ y 0 1.1 (4)  
Unknown 7.4 (20) 6.7 (23)  
Male household head 84.1 (216) 81.7 (282) 0.285
Household owns radio 40.9 (105) 32.8 (113) 0.041
Household owns bicycle 56.4 (145) 48.1 (166) 0.044
Household owns mosquito nets 81.3 (209) 89.3 (308) 0.006
Village size    0.531
 ≤ 60 households 21.9 (59) 18.6 (64)  
 61 to 100 households 24.5 (66) 27.8 (96)  
 101 to 200 households 31.6 (85) 32.2 (111)  
 >200 households 21.9 (59) 21.5 (74)  
Household wealth rank    0.335
 Most poor 22.3 (60) 23.8 (82)  
 Poor 54.3 (146) 57.7 (199)  
 Least poor 23.4 (63) 18.6 (64)