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Table 2 Incidence of malaria (using RDTs) in different sub-populations of patients in the intervention arm

From: The impact of rapid malaria diagnostic tests upon anti-malarial sales in community pharmacies in Gwagwalada, Nigeria

Sub-population Incidence (%) Total number of participants tested within sub-population (% distribution within the total population)
Gender   
 Female 11.4 306 (49.0%)
 Male 15.7 313 (51.0%)
Age group   
 Adolescent 26.0 73 (11.8%)
 Adult 11.9 546 (88.2%)
Level of education (adults)   
 Primary education  or less 11.8 34 (33.5%)
 Secondary education  or more 11.9 512 (66.5%)
Level of income (adults)   
 Less than average 10.8 297 (59.8%)
 Greater than average 13.3 249 (40.2%)
Who recommended anti-malarial?   
 Self 12.5 303 (49.0%)
 Health professional 14.6 316 (51.0%)