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Table 3 Percent distribution of selected characteristics about nets received from the campaign that were lost

From: Impact of a behaviour change communication programme on net durability in eastern Uganda

  Baseline Endline
Comparison Intervention P valueπ Comparison Intervention P valueπ
N = 428 N = 450 N = 445 N = 425
Average nets received [95 % CI] 2.5 [2.3–2.7] 2.3 [2.2–2.4] 0.045 2.3 [2.1–2.5] 2.3 [2.2–2.4] 0.991
Proportion of households still with all nets given [95 % CI] 94.5 [92.7–96.2] 95.6 [92.9–98.4] 0.476 82.7 [77.8–87.6] 86.8 [83.3–90.3] 0.177
Average age losing the net, months [95 % CI] 1.8 [1.3–2.3] 1.6 [1.2–2.0] 0.593 10.3 [8.9–11.7] 6.6 [5.3–7.9] <0.001
Attrition overall [95 % CI] 2.3 [1.3–3.3] 2.2 [0.8–3.6] 0.869 8.9 [6.4–11.4] 6.8 [4.9–8.7] 0.190
Attrition due to wear and tear [95 % CI]a 0.6 [0–1.2] 0.2 [0–0.4] 0.149 5.4 [3.6–7.3] 1.7 [0.9–2.4] <0.001
  1. πP values are shown for baseline and endline comparisons separately
  2. aOnly including nets destroyed, nets lost to wear and tear, other and do not know answers