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Table 2 Associations between malaria related messages and number of children sleeping under a net the previous night

From: Impact of malaria related messages on insecticide-treated net (ITN) use for malaria prevention in Ghana

Source of malaria message Number of children who slept under a net (≥ 1 child vs. No child)
  Crude OR* 95% CI p-value Adjusted OR 95% CI p-value
Any (composite score) 2.79 2.07 to 3.78 < 0.0001 3.06 2.27 to 4.12 < 0.0001
TV 0.62 0.55 to 0.71 < 0.0001 0.90 0.78 to 1.05 0.1851
Radio 1.22 1.04 to 1.43 0.0165 1.18 1.00 to 1.40 0.0487
Newspaper 0.72 0.60 to 0.86 < 0.0004 0.86 0.71 to 1.05 0.1374
Poster 1.04 0.92 to 1.18 0.5118 1.18 1.03 to 1.35 0.0145
Leaflets 0.93 0.76 to 1.14 0.5086 0.99 0.81 to 1.24 0.9868
Health worker 1.70 1.50 to 1.93 < 0.0001 1.65 1.44 to 1.88 < 0.0001
Volunteer 1.20 1.04 to 1.38 0.0115 1.05 1.91 to 1.23 0.4947
Hehaho 1.41 1.28 to 1.65 < 0.0001 1.26 1.12 to 1.42 0.0002
  1. *adjusted for age and sex of head of household.
  2. adjusted for age and sex of head of household, type of place of residence, household wealth index and household size.