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Table 2 Summary of treatment-seeking patterns as reported in different settings

From: Reviewing the literature on access to prompt and effective malaria treatment in Kenya: implications for meeting the Abuja targets

Reference Formal Informal Traditional
Treatment-seeking patterns as % of all treated fevers
[7] (Children) 47 53 N/A*
[7] (Adults) 57 43 N/A
[37] 54 46 N/A
[45] 35 62 1
[27] 30 47 12
[34] 74 5 N/A
[44] 28 64 N/A
[29] 16 75 10
Treatment-seeking patterns as % of all reported fevers
[37] 39 46 N/A
[36] 59 17 4
[28] 26 47 N/A
[26] 43 47 N/A
  38 30 32
[30] 30 32 25
[35] 55 32 7
[31] 25 59 7
[25] 14.3 83 3
[48] 44 55 N/A
  1. *N/A = information not available.