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Table 3 Indicators of use of mosquito nets year 2014

From: Use and retention of long-lasting insecticidal nets (LLINs) in a malaria risk area in the Brazilian Amazon: a 5-year follow-up intervention

  Intervention Control Total p-value
N % N % N %
Number of households 50 50 50 50 100 100
 Proportion of households with at least one LLIN * 40 80 33 66 73 73 0.11
 Proportion of households with at least one LLIN for every two people 38 76 25 50 63 63 0.01
Number of persons responding to the individual questionnaire 101 48.6 107 51.4 208 100
 Proportion of the population that slept under an LLIN the previous night 15 14.9 33 30.8 48 23.1 0.01
Number of people who spent the previous night in the house 174 43.7 224 56.3 398 100
 Proportion of population with access to an LLIN within their household 148 85.1 143 63.8 291 73.1 0.00
Total number of LLINs in households surveyed 171 58.6 121 41.4 292 100
 Proportion of existing LLINs used the previous night 23 13.5 69 57 92 31.5 0.00