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Table 6 Malaria-related KAPs of the mountain worker populations laterally compared in different areas before and after intervention

From: Eliminating Plasmodium falciparum in Hainan, China: a study on the use of behavioural change communication intervention to promote malaria prevention in mountain worker populations

Gender Content Before intervention After intervention
   Testing area Control area χ 2 p Testing area Control area χ 2 p
   n % n %    n % n %   
Male K 121 38.30 84 46.40 3.13 0.08 249 84.40 91 45.30 84.92 0.00*
  A 112 35.40 75 41.40 1.76 0.18 257 87.10 93 46.30 96.04 0.00*
  P 140 44.30 81 44.80 0.01 0.92 263 89.20 84 41.80 127.60 0.00*
Female K 85 37.00 69 34.80 0.21 0.65 245 94.20 70 36.50 174.51 0.00*
  A 90 39.10 74 37.40 0.14 0.71 251 96.50 80 41.70 169.63 0.00*
  P 95 41.30 87 43.90 0.30 0.58 249 95.80 82 42.70 158.62 0.00*
  1. *p< 0.01.
  2. Testing area 546 persons (male, 316; female, 230) and control area 379 persons (male, 181; female, 198) participated in the survey before the intervention, testing area 555 persons (male, 295; female, 260) and control area 393 persons (male, 201; female, 192) participated in the survey after the intervention.