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Table 2 Associated demographic information and usage of LLINs

From: Assessing the effective use of mosquito nets in the prevention of malaria in some parts of Mezam division, Northwest Region Cameroon

  Usage of LLINs Like to use LLINs
Yes N (%) No N (%) Total N (%) X2 Yes N (%) No N (%) Total N (%) X2
Village Bambui 233 (73.9) 82 (26.0) 315 (42.3) 1.6 311 (84.7) 56 (15.3) 367 (44.4) 34.8
PM I Nkwen 365 (84.9) 65 (15.1) 430 (57.7) 9.9 443 (96.5) 16 (3.4) 459 (55.6) 23.1
Total 598 (80.3) 147 (19.7) 745 (100)   754 (91.3) 72 (8.7) 826 (100)  
Age 0–5 356 (77.9) 101 (22.1) 457 (61.3) 6.78 478 (96.6) 21 (4.2) 495 (59.9) 46.5
15–48 242 (84.0) 46 (15.9) 288 (38.7) 14.3 280 (84.6) 51 (15.4) 331 (40.1) 7.02
Total 598 (80.3) 147 (19.7) 745 (100)   754 (91.3) 72 (8.7) 826 (100)  
Level of education No schooling 108 (81.8) 24 (18.2) 132 (%) 3.35 127 (88.2) 17 (11.8) 144 (17.4) 0.09
Primary 144 (62.1) 88 (37.9) 232 (31.1) 0.093 232 (96.6) 8 (3.3) 240 (29.1) 0.41
Secondary (1st cycle) 102 (97.1) 3 (2.9) 105 (14.1) 6.73 102 (94.4) 6 (5.6) 108 (13.1) 12.7
Secondary (2nd cycle) 134 (85.9) 22 (14.1) 156 (20.9) 12.39 138 (79.3) 36 (20.7) 174 (21.1) 9.68
University 110 (91.7) 10 (8.3) 120 (16.1) 5.63 155 (96.9) 5 (3.1) 160 (19.4) 8.60
Total Total 598 (80.3) 120 (16.1) 745 (100)   754 (91.3) 72 (8.7) 826 (100)