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Table 2 Household ownership of nets and malaria cases, by income quintile

From: Determinants of household demand for bed nets in a rural area of southern Mozambique

Quintile No. households owning a net No. nets per household No. households bought net No. households received free net Avg. malaria case rate per1000 hospital person years (2007)
  N % N N % N %  
Q1 (most poor) 58 15.9 0.34 48 17.0 81 23.5 120.6
Q2 (very poor) 70 19.2 0.49 61 21.6 71 20.6 109.8
Q3 (poor) 69 18.9 0.56 46 16.3 60 17.4 101.5
Q4 (less poor) 73 20.0 0.57 60 21.3 54 15.7 87.6
Q5 (least poor) 95 26.0 0.86 67 23.8 78 22.7 75.3
Total 365 100 0.56 282 100 344 100 99.6
Chi2 23.3***    9.3*   6.2   
  1. *, *** statistically significant relationship between the two variables