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Table 2 Use of malaria prevention measures by pregnant women attending antenatal clinics and delivery units

From: Burden of malaria in pregnancy in Jharkhand State, India

Prevention measures utilized Antenatal clinics
n= 2386
n, (%)
Delivery units
n= 718
n, (%)
Bed net in household 2,055 (86.2%) 597 (83.3%)
Insecticide-treated bed net in household 79 (3.3%) 22 (3.1%)
Sleeps under bed net most nights 1,702 (82.8%) 439 (73.7%)
Taken malaria prophylaxis in pregnancy 14 (0.6%) 2 (0.3%)
Indoor residual spraying of home with insecticide 1270 (53.5%) 418 (58.5%)