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Table 2 Field work data on malaria awareness among all Ra-glai informants (n = 101) and among those having been identified with malaria one month prior to the interview (n = 43)

From: Low perception of malaria risk among the Ra-glai ethnic minority in south-central Vietnam: implications for forest malaria control

  n (%)
Respondents acknowledging that mosquitoes transmit fever (n = 101)  
   - Yes 85 (84.2%)
   - No 16 (15.8%)
Respondents acknowledging 'malaria' ('sot ret'; 'lah sakih') (n = 101)  
   - Yes 50 (49.5%)
   - No 51 (50.5%)
Did you ever have fever due to mosquito bites? (n = 43 malaria patients)  
   - No 7 (16.3%)
   - Yes 19 (44.2%)
   - Don't know 17 (39.5%)
What kind of fever/disease were you treated for at the CHC? (n = 43)  
   - Malaria 9 (20.9%)
   - "I don't know" & Other 34 (79.1%)