Skip to main content

Advertisement

Table 2 Number (percentage) of domesticated animals and where they slept at night

From: Malaria vectors and their blood-meal sources in an area of high bed net ownership in the western Kenya highlands

Type Main house Kitchen Shed Outside Total (%)
Chickens 496 (93.8) 17 (3.2) 16 (3.0) 0 529 (67.4)
Cows 108 (68.8) 22 (14.0) 22 (14.0) 5 (3.2) 157 (20.0)
Goats 37 (82.2) 2 (4.4) 6 (13.3) 0 45 (5.7)
Cats 22 (91.7) 0 1 (4.2) 1 (4.2) 24 (3.1)
Dogs 0 0 0 18 (100) 18 (2.3)
Sheep 12 (100) 0 0 0 12 (1.5)
Total (%) 675 (86.0) 41 (5.2) 45 (5.7) 24 (3.1) 785