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Table 4 Perceptions of the campaign in relation to participation

From: The acceptability of mass administrations of anti-malarial drugs as part of targeted malaria elimination in villages along the Thai–Myanmar border

  MDA administration p value*
No (n = 22) Incomplete (n = 96) Complete (n = 137) Total (n = 255)
Do you think it is important for everybody in the village to take the medicine? 16 73 % 78 81 % 125 91 % 219 86 % 0.064
Do you think you received enough information about the MDA? 6 27 % 63 66 % 112 82 % 181 71 % <0.001
Would you recommend the MDA programme to someone else? 5 23 % 58 60 % 103 75 % 166 65 % <0.001
  1. The table shows the number of respondents who agree with the answer. The statistical comparison is between people who answered “yes” and people who didn’t. Responses are sorted by totals
  2. * Chi squared test or Fisher’s exact test