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Table 5 Village level household characteristics, West Jaintia Hills

From: Spatial and temporal village-level prevalence of Plasmodium infection and associated risk factors in two districts of Meghalaya, India

Variable Percentage of HHs per Village by Variable and Characteristic
Characteristic Barato A Barato B Barato C Barato E Iongkwang Kynshur  Mukroh A Mukroh B  Saba
Family members
 1–3 18.7 32.3 12.3 11.4 28.1 7.0 20.0 26.5 16.7
 4–7 68.2 54.8 78.5 74.3 68.8 79.0 75.0 64.7 63.3
 ≥8 13.1 12.9 9.2 14.3 3.1 14.0 5.0 8.8 20.0
Electricity
 Yes 78.5 91.9 55.4 34.3 0 74.4 48.6 32.4 40.0
 No 21.5 8.1 44.6 65.7 100 25.6 51.4 67.6 60.0
Toilet
 Yes 95.3 14.5 70.8 82.9 6.2 100 63.3 76.5 76.7
 No 4.7 85.5 29.2 17.1 93.8 0 36.7 23.5 23.3
Source of water supply
 Indoor plumbing 0.9 0 1.5 0 0 0 0 0 3.3
 Open well 98.1 100 96.9 100 100 100 100 100 96.7
 Stream/river 0 0 1.5 0 0 0 0 0 0
 Public tap 0.9 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
House wall material
 Concrete/brick/stone 63.5 41.9 35.4 42.8 37.5 39.5 46.6 58.8 40.0
 Wood/Mud/thatched 36.5 58.1 64.6 57.2 62.5 60.5 53.4 41.2 60.0
House roof material
 Concrete/tiles 10.3 3.2 0 2.9 0 0 0 8.8 0
 Tin 86.0 90.3 75.4 85.7 100 93.0 85.0 79.4 76.7
 Thatched/others 3.7 6.5 24.6 11.4 0 7.0 15.0 11.8 23.3
Domestic animals present
 Yes 53.3 50.0 78.5 65.7 37.5 81.4 55.0 44.1 73.3
 No 46.7 50.0 21.5 34.3 62.5 18.6 45.0 55.9 26.7
Mosquitos indoor
 Yes, always 41.1 61.3 78.5 68.6 43.8 67.4 45.0 44.1 70.0
 Yes, sometimes 15.9 38.7 12.3 31.4 56.2 32.6 11.7 55.9 23.3
 Only rainy season 43.0 0 9.2 0 0 0 43.3 0 6.7
Observed bed nets (N)
 1–4 64.5 77.4 70.8 68.6 100 74.4 90.0 76.5 60.0
 ≥ 4 35.5 22.6 29.2 31.4 0 25.6 10.0 23.5 40.0
Households with ITN
 Yes 100 100 100 100 100 100 98.3 100 100
 No 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.7 0 0
IRS of HH/compound
 Yes 0.9 0 0 0 31.2 25.6 6.7 8.8 0
 No 99.1 100 100 100 68.8 74.4 93.3 91.2 100
Used ≥ preventive measure
 Yes 81.3 41.9 64.6 11.4 56.2 83.7 33.3 58.8 80.0
 No 18.7 58.1 35.4 88.6 43.8 16.3 66.7 41.2 20.0
Fever treated at PHC
 Public 99.1 100 100 100 100 100 98.3 100 100
 Private 0.9 0 0 0 0 0 1.7 0 0
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