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Table 1 Demographic data of all surveyed households

From: Use of different transmission metrics to describe malaria epidemiology in the highlands of western Kenya

N = 3566 Value 95 % CI Cluster range
Mean sampled per cluster 78 70–96
Median age (years) 13 9–22
Population sampled per age group (%)
 <5 22.5 21.2–23.9 12.5–31.2
 5–9.9 17.4 16.1–18.7 7.8–27.6
 10–14.9 12.6 11.2–14.2 4.0–27.1
 15–19.9 7.4 6.5–8.5 0–27.1
 ≥20 40.0 38.3–41.8 27.5–54.4
Gender (% female) 56.3 54.7–57.9 47.3–68.0
Travelled outside EA in 3 months (%) 5.0 3.3–7.4 0–30.7
House has open eaves (%) 81.7 80.5–83.0 0–100
Socio-economic status (%)
 1 (low) 23.3 19.4–27.7 0–57.1
 2 19.2 16.0–22.9 0–56.9
 3 24.4 20.5–28.7 1.0–61.1
 4 13.7 11.3–16.6 0–40.7
 5 (high) 19.4 15.1–24.6 0–64.6
Mosquito control (%)
 Net only 29.7 24.9–35.0 0–76.9
 IRS only 9.6 7.4–12.3 0–38.5
 Both 30.6 25.1–36.7 0–85.5
 None 24.0 19.6–29.1 0–70.4
  1. Data includes the 95 % CI and range of values per cluster