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Table 4 Statistical comparison of the monthly mean densities per trap of adult mosquitoes collected using the pyrethrum spray catches, window exit traps, Anopheles gambiae resting pots and sticky resting boxes

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

Mosquito type Collection method Odds ratio (95 % CI) P
An. gambiae s.l. SRB 0.026 (0.018–0.038) <0.001
AgREPOT 0.004 (0.002–0.008) <0.001
WET 0.486 (0.369–0.638) <0.001
PSC 1.000  
An. funestus s.l. SRB 0.179 (0.061–0.523) 0.002
AgREPOT 0.143 (0.051–0.397) <0.001
WET 0.798 (0.550–1.156) 0.233
PSC 1.000  
Culex spp. SRB 0.640 (0.478–0.857) 0.003
AgREPOT 0.156 (0.104–0.232) <0.001
WET 0.639 (0.530–0.771) <0.001
PSC 1.000  
  1. PSC pyrethrum spray catches; WET window exit traps; AgREPOTs Anopheles gambiae resting pots; SRB sticky resting boxes