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Table 2 Programmatic progress with indoor residual spraying and insecticide treated nets (source MIS, 2006; 2008; 2010)

From: Operational scale entomological intervention for malaria control: strategies, achievements and challenges in Zambia

Summary of progress with IRS and ITNs MIS 2006 MIS 2008 MIS 2010
Percentage of households receiving indoor residual spraying (IRS) in the previous 12 months among all households 9.5 14.9 23.1
Percentage of household members who slept under an ITN the previous night 19 34 42
Percentage of households covered by at least one ITN or recent IRS 43.2 68.3 72.9
Percentage of households covered by at least one ITN or recent IRS 43 68 73
Percentage of children ages 0–59 months who slept under an ITN the previous night 24 41 50
Percentage of children ages 0–59 months with malaria parasitaemia 22 10 16