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Table 1 The distances (walking times) between the villages and hamlets and the nearest health centre in the Ambohibary and Lakato areas (District of Moramanga, Madagascar)

From: Use of pre-packaged chloroquine for the home management of presumed malaria in Malagasy children

  Areas  
Distance between the villages and the nearest health centre (in time) Ambohibary n = 196 % (CI95%) Lakato n = 224 % (CI95%) P <chi 2>
0 to 30 minutes 29.1 (22.8–36) 11.6 (7.7–16.5) < 10-6
30 to 60 minutes 35.7 (29–42.9) 4.5 (2.2–8.1)  
1 to 2 hours 13.8 (9.3–19.4) 7.1 (4.1–11.3)  
2 to 3 hours 20.9 (15.4–27.3) 40.2 (33.7–46.9)  
3 to 4 hours 0 (0–1.9) 14.3 (10–19.6)  
More than 4 hours 0.5 (0–2.8) 22.3 (17–28.3)