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Table 5 Association between household socioeconomic status and insecticide-treated net use 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

  n N ITN use percent aPR 95% confidenceinterval p-value
SES
 Poorest 676 1070 63.2 0.96 0.87 1.05 0.397
 Less-poor 773 1158 66.8 Ref    
Age group (years)
  < 5 790 1117 67.1 1.00 0.94 1.07 0.976
 5-14 231 427 54.1 0.79 0.71 0.89 < 0.001
  ≥ 15 428 624 68.6 Ref    
Sub-county
 Gem 387 685 56.5 0.70 0.63 0.79 < 0.001
 Siaya 498 842 59.1 0.73 0.65 0.81 < 0.001
 Rarieda 564 701 80.5 Ref    
Sex
 Female 802 1225 65.5 1.00 0.95 1.07 0.811
 Male 647 1003 64.5 Ref    
  1. SES socioeconomic status, ITN insecticide-treated net, aPR adjusted prevalence ratio