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Table 1 Post spray observation using questionnaire-based format in 2017 and 2018

From: Improvement of Indoor Residual Spraying and Long‐Lasting Insecticidal Net services through structured monitoring and supervision as part of the Malaria Elimination Demonstration Project in Mandla, Madhya Pradesh

Parameters Year 2017 Year 2018 p-value
Nos % Nos %  
Household observation
 No of house hold covered 1261   1791   
 Has your home been sprayed? 1234 97.8 1778 99.3  < 0.01
 Were you informed about the spray in-advance? 272 21.5 1707 95.3  < 0.01
 Were you asked to cover the essential equipment before the spray? 1028 81.5 1637 91.4  < 0.01
 Were you told not to paint the walls after the spray? 526 41.7 1216 67.9  < 0.01
 Spray quality 603 47.8 1586 88.6  < 0.01
 Are you satisfied with the spray? 842 66.8 1622 90.5  
Room Observation
 Total targeted rooms for spray 8288   8420   
 Completed rooms 5990 72.3 6100 72.4  > 0.05
 Partially sprayed 744 8.9 757 8.9  > 0.05
 Refused rooms 943 12.4 952 11.3  < 0.05
 Locked rooms 239 2.9 239 2.8  > 0.05
 Left rooms 372 4.5 372 4.0  > 0.05
 Adverse effects noted by the respondents 206 16.3 144 8.0  < 0.05
Adverse effect observation
 Burning on face 69 33.5 35 24.3  > 0.05
 Cough 11 5.3 6 4.2  > 0.05
 Cold 5 2.0 11 7.6  < 0.05
 Dizziness 1 0.5 2 1.4  < 0.05
 Eye irritation 31 15.0 13 9.0  > 0.05
 Headache 9 4.4 5 3.5  > 0.05
 Insomnia 4 1.9 1 0.7  > 0.05
 Itching 68 33.0 63 43.8  < 0.05
 Runny nose 8 3.9 2 1.4  > 0.05
 Stomachache 0 0.0 5 3.5  < 0.01
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