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Table 3 Common characteristics of positive deviants

From: What drives the consistent use of long-lasting insecticidal nets over time? A multi-method qualitative study in mid-western Uganda

Past net use behaviour Had nets (LLINs/non LLINs) before UCC (most likely purchased)
Current net use behaviour Use nets all the time (nightly, all seasons)
All household members sleep under a net
Family members share sleeping spaces to enable all to be covered
Have devised solutions to address practical challenges in net use i.e. nails/poles to hang nets properly and repairs
Net use has become a habit/daily routine
Carry a net when sleep elsewhere
Encourage visitors to sleep under nets
Support their neighbours to use and care for nets
Intended/future net use behaviour Have intention to continue to use
Willing to buy replacement nets