# Table 4 Retention and use of nets (95% confidence intervals in parenthesis)

Retention (nets) N = 378 N = 772 N = 1003
Mean time since distribution in months 7.3
(7.1-7.4)
7.5
(7.4-7.5)
5.1
(5.0-5.1)
<0.0001
LLINs retained by recipient household 99.2%
(98.5 - 99.9)
98.3%
(96.4-100)
93.6%
(91.6-95.7)
0.019
Retention (households) N = 378 N = 520 N = 547
Households with all nets retained - - 97.5%
(92.9-99.2)
90.5%
(87.7-92.7)
0.017
Use (nets) N = 375 N = 759 N = 939
LLINs retained that were slept under the previous night 98.9%
(97.2 - 100)
97.0%
(94.3-99.6)
74.2%
(74.2-81.5)
<0.0001
Use (households) N = 378 N = 520 N = 547
Households where all U5 slept under a net the previous night 93.9%
(89.5-96.5)
92.8%
(85.8-96.5)
56.4%
(52.1-60.5)
<0.0001
Households where all members slept under a net the previous night 29.6%
(22.9-37.4)
42.7%
(35.3-50.5)
18.5%
(13.7-24.5)
<0.0001
Households with net to sleeping place ratio of ≥ 1 where all members slept under a net the previous night 55.6%
(45.7-65.1)
57.9%
(51.1-64.4)
32.5%
(22.9-43.8)
0.0009
Households with person to net ratio of ≤ 2 where all members slept under a net the previous night 62.2%
(54.7-69.2)
73.7%
(64.6-81.1)
39.0%
(29.0-50.1)
0.0001