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Table 4 Malaria knowledge factors associated with malaria and its prevalence

From: Burden of malaria in mobile populations in the Greater Accra region, Ghana: a cross- sectional study

Variable No malaria Malaria p value
History of fever 0.147
 No 124 (81.58) 28 (18.42)
 Yes 207 (86.97) 31(13.03)
Have a bed net 0.065
 No 302 (83.89) 58 (16.11)
 Yes 29 (96.67) 1 (3.33)
Know malaria 0.482
 No 20 (80.00) 5 (20.00)
 Yes 311 (85.21) 54 (14.79)
Malaria transmission 0.277
 No 44 (80.00) 11 (20.00)
 Yes 287 (85.67) 48 (14.33)
Prevention methods 0.377
 No 47 (81.03) 11 (18.97)
 Yes 284 (85.54) 48 (14.46)
  1. No malaria absence of malaria parasites in the blood analysed, Malaria presence of malaria parasites in the blood analysed