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Table 3 Results from simulated allocation of LLINs using Scenario B allocation rule

From: How many mosquito nets are needed to achieve universal coverage? Recommendations for the quantification and allocation of long-lasting insecticidal nets for mass campaigns

Country & year % urban Mean HH size Nets per HH Number of persons per net % HH with net for two people*
Mean 95% CI Mean 95% CI  
DHS surveys        
Benin 06 40.4 5.04 2.79 2.75, 2.83 1.75 1.74,1.75 100
Ethiopia 05 14.4 5.03 2.77 2.74, 2.81 1.79 1.78, 1.79 100
Ghana 08 47.8 3.74 2.16 2.13, 2.20 1.64 1.64, 1.65 100
Mali 06 30.5 5.68 3.10 3.05, 3.15 1.80 1.79, 1.80 100
Malawi 04 16.6 4.38 2.45 2.42, 2.48 1.75 1.75, 1.76 100
Nigeria 08 35.5 4.42 2.50 2.47, 2.53 1.69 1.68, 1.69 100
Niger 06 17.0 6.08 3.30 3.24, 3.37 1.81 1.81, 1.82 100
Rwanda 05 15.0 4.57 2.54 2.52, 2.56 1.77 1.77, 1.78 100
Senegal 06 46.5 9.38 4.95 4.74, 5.16 1.84 1.83, 1.86 100
Tanzania 07/08 24.8 4.99 2.76 2.69, 2.82 1.77 1.76, 1.78 100
Uganda 06 15.7 4.96 2.75 2.70, 2.79 1.75 1.74, 1.76 100
Guinea 05 28.5 6.09 3.30 3.23, 3.36 1.80 1.80, 1.81 100
Other surveys        
Mozambique 07 (MIS) 24.1 4.85 2.68 2.62, 2.74 1.78 1.77, 1.79 100
Nigeria Kano 09 24.0 4.59 2.54 2.44, 2.63 1.77 1.74, 1.80 100
Nigeria Anambra 09 49.3 4.41 2.45 2.37, 2.52 1.78 1.75, 1.80 100
Sudan NBeG 09 0 5.76 3.12 3.03, 3.22 1.83 1.81, 1.85 100
Uganda Adjumani 07 0 5.76 3.13 3.02, 3.23 1.84 1.82, 1.85 100
Uganda Jinja 07 0 6.54 3.51 3.40, 3.63 1.85 1.84, 1.87 100