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Table 1 Survey characteristics of households and people during pre-distribution (2011) and post-distribution (2012) of ITNs in Mbita District, Kenya

From: Insecticide-treated net use before and after mass distribution in a fishing community along Lake Victoria, Kenya: successes and unavoidable pitfalls

Characteristic Pre Post p-value
Number of individuals 12,098 12,404 --
Number of households 3,352 3,493 --
Percent male 48% 49% 0.29
Median age of household members 13 15 <0.0001
Median number of people per household 3 3 0.08
Median number of nets per households 1 2 <0.0001
Mean number of nets per person in HH 0.24 0.52 <0.0001
Total percentage of people who slept under ITN the previous night 43% 92% <0.0001
Mean percentage of people within households who slept under ITN the previous night 43% 91% <0.0001