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Table 1 Sociodemographic characteristics of study population in Siaya County, Kenya, 2012

From: Socioeconomic health inequality in malaria indicators in rural western Kenya: evidence from a household malaria survey on burden and care-seeking behaviour

Categories na Percent
Age groups (years)
 < 5 1545 56.8
 5–14 437 17.4
  ≥ 15 701 25.8
Sex
 Female 1494 54.9
 Male 1225 45.1
Wealth quintiles (SES)
 1 (Poorest) 458 20.6
 2 434 19.5
 3 459 20.6
 4 436 19.6
 5 (Least poor) 441 19.8
Sub-counties
 Rarieda 834 30.7
 Gem 872 32.0
 Siaya 1013 37.3
  1. an = 2719 total population surveyed