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Table 1 Characteristics of study populations

From: Assessing the risk of self-diagnosed malaria in urban informal settlements of Nairobi using self-reported morbidity survey

Variables N Percent
Total Population 1394 100
Slums   
   Korogocho 818 58.7
   Viwandani 576 41.3
Gender   
   Female 654 46.9
   Male 739 53.0
Age group (Years)   
   Under 5 343 24.6
   5–14 235 16.9
   15–24 214 15.4
   25–40 367 26.3
   >40 235 16.9
   Age median 21 (0–75)
Ethnicity   
   Kikuyu 367 26.3
   Kamba 311 22.3
   Luha 199 14.3
   Luo 305 21.9
   Other 212 15.2
Symptoms Scores   
   Score 0 413 29.6
   Score 1 139 10.0
   Score 2 291 20.9
   Score 3 290 20.8
   Score 4 168 12.1
   Score 5+ 93 6.7