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Table 2 Severity of malaria according to age of participants

From: Self-reported use of anti-malarial drugs and health facility management of malaria in Ghana

Severity of malaria Age of patient  
  5 years or less
n (%)
Over 5 years
n (%)
Total
n (%)
Uncomplicated 211 (67) 166 (90) 377 (75)
Moderate to severe 29 (9) 9 (5) 38 (8)
Severe 76 (24) 9 (5) 85 (17)
Total 316 (100) 184 (100) 500 (100)