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Table 5 Plausibility ranking table indicating the ranking of each hospital by absolute change in several important factors

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

   Rank by Covariates       
Absolute Change in Incidence   Parasite Prevalence   ITN Coverage Rainfall
  Rank by IRD Pf PR2-10 2003 -2006 Pf PR2-10 2006-2009 Change in Pf PR2-10 ITN coverage 2006- 2009 Change in ITN coverage Change in 3 Continuous months with RF >60 mm Change in Total RF Change in mean monthly RF
Kisii (-10.85) 1 3 7 2 1 7 8 7 7
Kisumu (-9.08) 2 1 3 1 3 3 2 4 4
Malindi (-5.07) 3 6 5 4 2 1 1 6 6
Kericho (-4.30) 4 8 8 6 8 5 6 8 8
Kilifi (-4.12) 5 5 6 3 6 6 5 3 2
Msambweni (-0.83) 6 7 4 7 5 2 6 2 3
Bungoma (2.56) 7 4 2 8 7 7 4 1 1
Siaya (5.19) 8 2 1 5 4 4 2 4 4
  1. Notes:
  2. IRD-Incidence Rate Difference
  3. 1 = highest value/change 8 = smallest value/change
  4. Bold numbers represents instances where the observed trend is the reverse of the common trend i.e. an increase in transmission intensity (Pf PR2-10 ) or a reduction in rainfall