% (N)

100 (828)

Sex

Female

52.4 (434)

Male

47.6 (394)

Age groups in years

< 5

34.9 (289)

5–9

41.3 (342)

10–14

23.8 (197)

Educational level of parent/caregiver

No formal (n)

5.9 (44)

Primary (n)

52.2 (392)

Secondary (n)

35.6 (267)

Tertiary (n)

6.4 (48)

Altitude of residence

Highland (n)

51.1 (423)

Lowland (n)

48.9 (405)

LLIN use

Yes

49.9 (413)

No

50.1 (415)

Clinical

Mean age (SD) in years

6.5 (3.6)

Mean weight (SD) in kg

24.9 (19.5)

Mean height (SD) in cm

111.7 (23.5)

Mean temperature (SD) in °C

36.7 (0.7)

Fever prevalence (n)

9.5 (79)

Malaria parasite prevalence (n)

41.7 (345)

Mean haemoglobin level (g/dL)

10.7 (0.7)

Anaemia prevalence (n)

56.2 (465)

Malarial anaemia prevalence (n)

27.7 (201)

Non malaria anaemia prevalence (n)

28.5 (236)

Malnutrition (n)

34.8 (288)

Wasting (n)

25.7 (87)^{a}

Underweight (n)

19.9 (136)^{b}

Stunting (n)

23.7 (196)
