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Table 7 Attrition and net-survivorship at 30 months post-distribution of long-lasting insecticidal nets in study villages

From: Evaluation of bio-efficacy and durability of long-lasting insecticidal nets distributed by malaria elimination programme in Eastern India

AttritionTH (%) (n = 48)FH (%) (n = 85)PL (%) (n = 113)Total (%) (n = 246)
Attrition-1
 Wear and tear (disposed)2 (4.16)12 (14.11)33 (29.20)47 (19.10)
Attrition-2
 Sold/stolen/Gifted0 (0.00)2 (2.35)5 (4.43)7 (2.85)
Attrition-3
 Used for other purpose1 (2.09)3 (3.53)4 (3.54)8 (3.25)
Total attrition3 (6.25%)17 (20.0%)42 (37.2%)62 (25.2%)
LLINs present (survivorship)45 (93.75%)68 (80.0%)71 (63.8%)184 (74.8%)
  1. LLINs, long-lasting insecticidal nets; TH, hilltop; FH, foothill; PL, plain