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Table 1 Characteristics of study participants (N = 92)

From: Efficacy of sulphadoxine-pyrimethamine for intermittent preventive treatment of malaria in pregnancy, Mansa, Zambia

Characteristic n (%)
Median age (intraquartile [IQR] range) 20 years (18–22 years)
Median gestational age (IQR range) 22 weeks (20–24 weeks)
Median parasitaemia (IQR range) 25 parasites/microlitre (10–56 parasites/microlitre)
Primigravid 47 (58%)
Married 68 (83%)
Educational level (less than 6 years schooling) 23 (66%)
Indoor residual spraying done within last year 36 (45%)
Slept under an insecticide treated net last night 20 (24%)