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Table 1 Demographic characteristics of caretakers who participated in the study

From: Improving ability to identify malaria and correctly use chloroquine in children at household level in Nakonde District, Northern Province of Zambia

Characteristic Pre-Intervention 1 Post-Intervention
Age group (Years) Intervention Group Control Group p value Intervention Group Control Group p value
N (%) N (%) N (%) N (%)
15–19 18 (5.3) 10 (4.5) 0.952 32 (9.3) 22 (9.6) 0.405
20–24 73 (21.7) 50 (22.7)   107 (31.0) 64 (27.8)  
25–29 103 (30.6) 59 (26.8)   73 (21.2) 65 (28.3)  
30–34 57 (16.9) 40 (18.2)   66 (19.1) 36 (15.7)  
35–39 41 (12.2) 27 (12.3)   34 (9.9) 23 (10.0)  
40–44 19 (5.6) 16 (7.3)   21 (6.1) 9 (3.9)  
45+ 26 (7.7) 18 (8.2)   12 (3.5) 11(4.8)