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Table 2 Knowledge Levels of correct CQ dosage and correct identification of malaria in the intervention and control groups at baseline

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

  Intervention group Control group P value
Total = 345 Total = 230
N (%) N (%)
Correct knowledge on CQ dosage in age group    
   Less than 6 months 58 (16.8) 36 (15.7) 0.712
   6–11 months 25 (7.2) 16 (7.0) 0.895
   1–3 years 80 (23.2) 46 (20.0) 0.365
   4–5 years 64 (18.6) 40 (17.4) 0.723
Correct identification of malaria    
   Simple 146 (42.6) 86 (37.9) 0.266
   Severe 102 (29.7) 68 (30.0) 0.956