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Table 3 Numbers, percentages, and means (per house) of residents and bed nets in houses (n = 111) and their sources.

From: Unforeseen misuses of bed nets in fishing villages along Lake Victoria

  Number % Mean (SE)
Bed nets in houses    
   LLIN 145 65.9 1.3 (0.1)
   NLLIN 75 34.1 0.7 (0.1)
   Total 220 100.0 2.0 (0.1)
Source of bed nets    
   NGOs or health facilities 87 40.1 -
   Stores 130 59.9 -
   Total 217* 100.0  
Residents in houses    
   Children under 5 years of age 70 17.4 0.6 (0.1)
   Persons above 5 years of age 334 82.6 3.0 (0.1)
   Total 404 100.0 3.6 (0.2)
  1. *Information on three bed nets was not available.