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Table 3 Availability of malaria diagnostic testing in the public sector, among all screened outlets

From: The malaria testing and treatment landscape in Kenya: results from a nationally representative survey among the public and private sector in 2016

  Public Health Facilitya CHWb
% (95% CI) % (95% CI)
Any diagnostic test
 Total 86.4 (82.4, 89.6) 4.3 (2.2, 8.2)
 Endemic 79.9 (68.8, 87.8) 7.3 (3.1, 16.2)
 Endemic-prone 89.9 (84.7, 93.4) 8.0 (2.2, 24.8)
 Low-risk 88.4 (77.1, 94.5) 0.0 (–)
 Seasonal-transmission 87.6 (82.5, 91.4) 0.4 (0.1, 1.6)
Microscopy
 Total 44.2 (40.1, 48.4) 0.1 (0.0, 0.4)
 Endemic 48.3 (41.2, 55.5) 0.0 (–)
 Endemic-prone 47.0 (39.0, 55.2) 0.0 (–)
 Low-risk 45.7 (36.3, 55.5) 0.0 (–)
 Seasonal-transmission 36.8 (28.4, 46.1) 0.2 (0.0, 1.6)
RDT
 Total 69.7 (62.8, 75.9) 4.3 (2.2, 8.2)
 Endemic 57.3 (40.7, 72.4) 7.3 (3.1, 16.2)
 Endemic-prone 69.9 (60.3, 78.1) 8.0 (2.2, 24.8)
 Low-risk 80.5 (65.7, 89.8) 0.0 (–)
 Seasonal-transmission 70.5 (57.9, 80.6) 0.4 (0.1, 1.6)
  1. aEndemic, N = 182; Endemic-prone, N = 246; Low-risk, N = 151; Seasonal-transmission, N = 217
  2. bEndemic, N = 682; Endemic-prone, N = 312; Low-risk, N = 316; Seasonal-transmission, N = 505