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Table 2 Mortality of adult female malaria mosquitoes vectors collected from different ecological areas of the Kassena-Nankana district when exposed to different insecticides

From: Insecticide resistance profiles for malaria vectors in the Kassena-Nankana district of Ghana

  Number of mosquitoes tested % mortality
Insecticide Irrigated Lowland Rocky highland Irrigated Lowland Rocky highland
Permethrin 0.75% 887 534 832 94.6 85.3 82.4
Deltamethrin 0.05% 1125 510 818 96.3 97.6 94.0
Cyfluthrin 0.15% 897 506 348 100 100 99.8
Lambda-cyhalothrin 0.1% 886 422 338 95.1 98.5 89.4
DDT 4% 765 512 360 82.7 77.5 85.9