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Table 1 Sociodemographic characteristics of the respondents

From: Spatial distribution and determinants of asymptomatic malaria risk among children under 5 years in 24 districts in Burkina Faso

Modality N Percentage
Sex
 Male 4905 47.9
 Female 5340 52.1
Age of child in months
 0–5 1543 15.1
 6–11 1569 15.3
 12–23 2909 28.4
 24–35 1266 12.4
 36–47 1549 15.1
 48–59 1409 13.7
Place of residence
 Urban 745 7.3
 Rural 9500 92.7
Region
 Boucle du Mouhoun 1983 19.4
 Centre-East 1053 10.3
 Centre-North 2069 20.2
 Centre-West 2176 21.2
 North 2225 21.7
 South-West 739 7.2
Sleeping under an insecticide-treated net
 No 1744 17.3
 Yes 8350 82.7 
Household socioeconomic status  
 Very poor 1872 18.3
 Poor 1866 18.2
 Moderate poor 2005 19.6
 Rich 2211 21.6
 Very rich 2291 22.3
Education level of the mother
 No education 9875 96.5
 Educated 360 3.5
Number of insecticide-treated nets by household
 Less than 1 for 2 9251 90.3
 Equal or more than 1 for 2 994 9.7
Distance from health facility
 Less than 5 km 6057 59.2
 Equal or more than 5 km 4168 40.8
Number of health workers per health facility
 Less than 3 nurses 1391 13.6
 Equal/more than 3 nurses 8854 86.4
Number of children for health care by CHW
 None 4216 41.2
 1–10 4316 42.1
 ≥ 11 1713 16.7
Provide Health Education Services (CHW)
 Yes 6500 63.8
 No 3680 36.2
Temperature in  °C
 Less than 27.5 8281 80.8
 Equal or more than 27.5 1964 19.2
Rainfall in mm
 < 50 4780 48.4
 50–100 4616 46.7
 ≥ 100 487 4.9
Season
January–March 2014 4701 45.9
October–December 2013 5544 54.1