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Table 1 Description of the study area

From: Malaria infection and disease in an area with pyrethroid-resistant vectors in southern Benin

Village Spatial coordinates Density of population (People/Km2) Environnemental characteristics
  Longitude (°C) Latitude (°C)   Open water cisterns (N) Swamps* Distance from lake (fresh water) (Km) Distance from lagoon (brackish water) (Km) Distance from health center (Km)
Aïdjèdo 06° 24' 02° 20' 47 2 - 7.9 0.6 3
Dokanmè 06° 33' 02° 13' 61 5 - 0.5 22.6 4
Kindjitokpa 06° 25' 01° 58' 78 0 + 0.1 9.7 2
Guézohoué 06° 29' 02° 05' 91 0 - 11.1 0.5 2
Hékandji 06° 25' 02° 07' 67 4 - 4.0 10.0 5
Satré 06° 34' 02° 04' 45 17 - 13.8 8.5 4
Wanho 06° 27' 02° 11' 63 0 + 2.2 12.2 2
  1. * Presence of swamps (+) and absence of swamps (-)