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Table 1 Individual and household characteristics of study participants

From: Identifying malaria hotspots in Keur Soce health and demographic surveillance site in context of low transmission

Characteristics Categories Number Percent
Gender Male 584 36.18
Female 1066 66.04
Age Less than 5 years 563 34.88
5 – 10 years 236 14.62
More than 10 years 803 49.75
Marital status Unmarried 1020 63.19
Married 594 36.80
None 856 53.03
Education Primary 613 37.98
Secondary 145 8.98
  Less than 5 persons 325 20.13
Household size 5 – 10 persons 982 60.84
More than 10 persons 307 19.02
Bed net ownership Yes 1066 66.04
No 548 33.95
  Pipped water 294 18.21
Water source Well water 923 57.18
Others 629 39.97
  Flush 237 14.68
Toilet facilities Latrine 925 57.31
Others 452 28.00
Lighting source Electricity 1032 63.94
Solar 245 15.17
Others 337 20.87
Cooking fuel Gas 214 13.2
Charcoal 400 24.78
Firewood 774 47.95
  Others 226 14.00