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Table 3 Characteristics of Hospital Catchment areas 2003-2006

From: Changing malaria intervention coverage, transmission and hospitalization in Kenya

HOSPITAL Projected Population <15 years in 2003 Average annual number of Total admissions (2003 - 2006) Average annual Rainfall (mm) at Baseline (2003-2006) Median Age-Corrected Parasite Prevalence Jan 2002-Aug 20061 ITN Coverage SP Success Rate Average % ACPR d14 (2000-2003)2 Number reporting fever in last 14 days DHS 20033 Number (%) of fevers seeking any treatment from a Public Health Facility DHS 20033
Western/Lakeside         
Bungoma DGH 326137 2879 1337.0 15.3% 20.5%    
Kisumu DGH 245600 4876 1241.2 70.6% 26.2% 55.4-83.1 7334 168(22.9) 4
Siaya DGH 111026 2593 1241.2 54.7% 21.0%    
Highlands         
Kericho DGH 194090 3428 2130.5 5.2% 14.3% 70.37 7185 190(26.5)5
Kisii DGH 193608 6811 1978.0 22.2% 35.6%    
Coastal         
Kilifi DGH 178045 4773 1136.0 12.9% 20.5%    
Malindi DGH 98401 2800 954.7 11.8% 8.8% 67.2- 96.8 262 100(38.2)
Msambweni DGH 111917 1384 588.7 10.4% 15.1%    
  1. Notes:
  2. SP - Sulphadoxine-pyrimethamine ACPR - Acceptable Clinical & Parasitological Responses by day 14
  3. 1Includes data from surveys done in 2002 and school surveys done in January and February 2010 in Bungoma, Kisumu, Siaya and Kericho areas
  4. 2 Study references: [46]; [36, 47].
  5. 3 Estimates reported at the Provincial level.
  6. 4Combined estimates from Western and Nyanza provinces
  7. 5Combined estimates from Rift Valley and Nyanza provinces