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Table 1 Frequency of ownership and use of mosquito nets

From: Determinants of the persistence of malaria in Rwanda

 Household members
NOwn ITN, N (%)Use ITN, N (%)2 (P)
Total10,8919182 (84.30)7217 (66.25) 
Sex0.492
 Boys21391795 (83.92)1397 (65.31) 
 Girls20921772 (84.70)1402 (67.02) 
 Women66605615 (84.31)4418 (66.34) 
Age group
 Children
  < 11162996 (85.71)833 (71.69) 
  1784647 (82.53)538 (68.62) 
  2830715 (86.14)558 (67.23) 
  3689565 (82.00)408 (59.22) 
  4766644 (84.07)462 (60.31) 
 Women
  15–2937933176 (83.73)2319 (61.14) 
  30–3918001549 (86.06)1346 (74.78) 
  40–491067890 (83.41)753 (70.57) 
Province< 0.001
 Kigali city14021312 (93.58)1103 (78.67) 
 South28002442 (87.21)1960 (70.00) 
 West24731784 (72.14)1371 (55.44) 
 North16871376 (81.56)1014 (60.11) 
 East25292268 (89.68)1769 (69.95) 
Residence< 0.001
 Urban25932332 (89.93)1951 (75.24) 
 Rural82986850 (82.55)5266 (63.46) 
Education level0.001
 No education48734027 (82.64)3188 (65.42) 
 Primary43023597 (83.61)2829 (65.76) 
 Secondary & higher16881536 (91.00)1185 (70.20) 
 Missing2822 (78.57)15 (53.57) 
Wealth category< 0.001
 Very low23301606 (68.93)1204 (51.67) 
 Low21461702 (79.31)1253 (58.39) 
 Middle19801712 (86.46)1340 (67.68) 
 Higher18961773 (93.51)1421 (74.95) 
 Highest25392389 (94.09)1999 (78.73) 
Season0.0388
 Dry69355818 (83.89)4546 (65.55) 
 Rainy39563364 (85.04)2671 (67.52) 
Altitude< 0.001
  < 170063035719 (90.73)4630 (73.46) 
  > 170045883463 (75.48)2587 (56.39) 
  1. 2 (P): Chi Squared P value