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Table 2 Perceived advantages of ITN use in survey villages by season

From: Compliance of young children with ITN protection in rural Burkina Faso

Advantage Dry Season (n= 180) Rainy Season (n= 180)
Protection against mosquito nuisance 180 (100%) 180 (100%)
Protection against malaria 135 (75%) 150 (83%)
Protection against other diseases 151 (84%) 177 (98%)
Protection against wind/cold 141 (78%) 153 (85%)
Protection against dust/trash 58 (32%) 96 (53%)
Protection against insects 116 (64%) 179 (99%)
Protection against larger animals 43 (24%) 76 (42%)
Intimacy 14 (8%) 13 (7%)
Economy of malaria drugs/insecticides 5 (3%) 73 (41%)
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