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Table 3 Characteristics of the children used in the analysis and all children tested in the survey

From: Impact of long-lasting, insecticidal nets on anaemia and prevalence of Plasmodium falciparum among children under five years in areas with highly resistant malaria vectors

  Low resistance area (13 clusters) High resistance area (12 clusters)
Number of children 520 480
Prevalence of malaria (%) 27.1 (23.5-31.1) 17.3 (14.2-20.9)
Average age (months) 26.5 (25.3-27.8) 28.4 (27.3-29.6)
Slept under net (%) 74.1 (70.1-77.6) 68.0 (63.6-71.9)
Mean of haemoglobin rate 9.5 (9.4-9.7) 9.2 (9.1-9.3)