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Table 2 Mosquito net ownership in 2011

From: Progress in mosquito net coverage in Papua New Guinea

Background characteristic Ownership of LLIN, Ownership of >1 LLIN, One LLIN per two people, Number of households
  % (95% CI) % (95% CI) % (95% CI)  
Region     
  Southern 94.3 (91.6, 96.2) 85.8 (82.5, 88.6) 61.6 (55.7, 67.2) 784
  Highlands 76.1 (62.5, 85.8) 57.1 (41.2, 71.8) 36.0 (23.6, 50.7) 434
  Momase 75.4 (62.9, 84.8) 59.7 (49.2, 69.3) 25.9 (18.4, 35.1) 396
  Islands 98.3 (95.0, 99.4) 84.5 (79.0, 88.8) 62.2 (57.6, 66.6) 382
  P-value 0.002 0.001 <0.001  
Road access     
  No 90.9 (83.1, 95.3) 75.2 (67.6, 81.5) 46.4 (38.2, 54.8) 783
  Yes 78.1 (68.7, 85.3) 62.7 (51.2, 72.9) 39.3 (30.2, 49.3) 1,213
  P-value 0.018 0. 057 0.304  
Altitude (m)     
  0-1299 88.0 (82.9, 91.7) 75.4 (70.8, 75.4) 47.3 (42.3, 52.3) 1,538
  1300-1699 65.4 (42.0, 83.1) 47.8 (27.8, 68.5) 28.3 (15.2, 46.5) 122
  1700+ 78.9 (61.8, 89.6) 59.9 (39.2, 77.5) 37.6 (21.8, 56.6) 336
  P-value 0.055 0.056 0.223  
LLIN distribution     
  >2 years ago or never 67.6 (55.0, 78.2) 48.4 (34.9, 62.2) 25.1 (16.0, 36.9) 433
  Last 2 years 88.8 (84.3, 92.2) 75.1 (70.1, 79.6) 49.5 (44.3, 54.7) 1,544
  P-value <0.001 <0.001 <0.001  
High quality house     
  No 82.3 (74.9, 87.9) 66.7 (57.8, 74.5) 42.0 (35.0, 49.3) 1873
  Yes 56.0 (37.6, 72.8) 46.3 (31.4, 61.8) 11.5 (5.6, 22.3) 123
  P-value 0.002 0.020 <0.001  
Wealth quintile     
  Lowest 76.0 (63.2, 85.4) 61.6 (45.2, 75.7) 37.9 (25.1, 52.6) 387
  Second 80.1 (70.7, 87.0) 59.6 (50.8, 67.9) 35.4 (28.4, 43.1) 386
  Third 86.5 (80.4, 91.0) 70.9 (60.8, 79.3) 49.7 (39.5, 59.9) 387
  Fourth 86.4 (79.0, 91.5) 76.0 (69.0, 81.9) 48.9 (41.0, 56.9) 386
  Highest 78.1 (65.8, 86.9) 63.9 (53.1, 73.5) 31.7 (22.6, 42.5) 386
  P-value 0.045 0.031 0.030  
Total 81.8 (74.5, 87.3) 66.3 (57.7, 73.9) 41.3 (34.5, 48.5) 1,996
  1. P- values of chi2 tests.