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Table 1 Descriptions of mosquito net indicators used

From: Mosquito net coverage in years between mass distributions: a case study of Tanzania, 2013

Mosquito net indicator Indicator description
Household ownership Percentage of households owning at least one net, one LLIN, or one untreated net
Household with enough nets Percentage of households with at least one net, one LLIN, or one untreated net, for every two people
Population access Percentage of the population with access to any net, LLIN, or untreated net within their household, assuming each net is used by two people
Population net use Percentage of the population that used any net, any LLIN, or any untreated net the previous night
Net use:access ratio Percentage of the population that used a net the previous night divided by the percentage of the population that had access to a net
Net use gap The proportion of the population who had access to a net within their household, assuming each net is used by two people, but did not sleep under one (1-use:access ratio)