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Table 1 Socio-demographic characteristics of survey households

From: The economic costs of malaria in four Kenyan districts: do household costs differ by disease endemicity?

Variable Bondo
n = 901 (%)
Gucha
n = 1048 (%)
Kwale
n = 1329 (%)
Makueni
n = 936 (%)
Age     
   • < 5 years 141 (15.7) 198 (18.9) 252 (19.0) 138 (14.7)
   • > = 5 years 760 (84.3) 850 (81.1) 1077 (81.0) 798 (85.3)
Gender     
   • Male 467 (51.8) 569 (54.3) 711 (53.5) 447 (47.8)
   • Female 432 (41.2) 479 (45.7) 618 (46.5) 489 (52.2)
Occupation for adults     
   • Agriculture 260 (62.8) 353 (77.1) 392 (76.4) 281 (66.9)
   • Non-agriculture 154 (37.2) 105 (22.9) 121 (23.4) 169 (33.1)