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Table 3 Descriptive statistics for international travel from Mali, Burkina Faso and Zambia

From: Key traveller groups of relevance to spatial malaria transmission: a survey of movement patterns in four sub-Saharan African countries

  Mali Burkina Faso Zambia
  N % (CI) N % (CI) N % (CI)
Total 110   76   84  
Gender
 Female 41 37 (28–47) 25 33 (23–45) 34 40 (30–52)
 Male 69 63 (53–72) 51 67 (55–77) 50 60 (48–70)
Age
 16–29 47 43 (33–53) 31 41 (30–53) 30 36 (26–47)
 30–45 38 35 (26–44) 41 54 (42–65) 34 41 (30–52)
 >45 25 23 (15–32) 4 5 (1–13) 19 23 (14–33)
 Mean trip duration (range)   64.0 (1–350)   62.8 (1–365)   11.0 (1–90)
Purpose
 Work 47 43 (33–53) 49 64 (53–75) 43 51 (40–62)
 Family 46 42 (32–52) 24 32 (21–43) 29 35 (24–46)
 Other 15 14 (8–21) 2 2.6 (0.3–9.2) 11 13 (7–22)
Own bed net
 Yes N/A N/A 51 67 (55–77) 61 73 (62–82)
 No N/A N/A 25 33 (23–45) 23 27 (18–38)
Use bed net on trip
 Always N/A N/A 30 39 (28–51) 19 23 (14–33)
 Sometimes N/A N/A 0 0 (0.0–4.7) 3 3.6 (0.7–10.1)
 Never N/A N/A 44 58 (46–69) 61 73 (62–82)
Own mobile phone
 Yes 80 73 (63–81) 69 91 (82–96) 70 83 (74–91)
 No 30 27 (19–37) 6 8 (3–16) 12 14 (8–24)
  1. The number of individuals (N) and percentage of the sample (exact binomial 95 % confidence interval), or mean (range) are shown. All interviewees did not answer all questions, hence there are some missing values