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Table 1 Reasons for using and not using bed nets

From: Sleeping arrangement and house structure affect bed net use in villages along Lake Victoria

  Number %
Reasons for using bed nets   
   To prevent mosquitoes biting 79 91.9
   To prevent getting malaria 7 8.1
   Number of interviewees 86 100.0
Reasons for not using bed nets   
   There are no mosquitoes 5 20.0
   There are no extra nets (but some one has an extra one) 3 12.0
   Net is old 3 12.0
   Net is new 1 4.0
   We lost it 1 4.0
   We use it for storing millet 1 4.0
   It is hot 1 4.0
   There is a sick person 1 4.0
   No reason 9 36.0
   Number of interviewees 25 100.0