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Table 1 Main causes of malaria

From: Malaria treatment perceptions, practices and influences on provider behaviour: comparing hospitals and non-hospitals in south-east Nigeria

  Non-hospitals n (%) N = 191 Hospitals n (%) N = 34 Chi-square(p-value)
Mosquitoes 176 (92.5%) 33 (97) 1.7 (.17)
Lack of sanitation 106 (55.4%) 9 (26.5) 9.1 (.003)
Drinking impure water 32 (16.7%) 2 (5.88) 2.5 (.08)
Exposure to sunlight 15 (7.8%) 0 (0) 2.8 (.08)
Others 42 (21.9) 3 (8.8) 3.0 (.06)