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Table 2 Characteristics of migrant worker shelters (N = 16)

From: Malaria prevention and treatment in migrant agricultural workers in Dangur district, Benishangul-Gumuz, Ethiopia: social and behavioural aspects

Shelter characteristics Number (%)
Material of roof:
 Grass 10 (63)
 Thatch 1 (6)
 Iron sheet 4 (25)
 Other 1 (6)
Eaves:
 Open 15 (94)
 Closed 1 (6)
Material of wall:
 Grass 7 (44)
 Plastered 1 (6)
 Other (Bamboo, iron sheet, plastic) 8 (50)
Source of drinking water:
 Surface water 12 (75)
 Protected well 1 (6)
 Hand dug well 3 (19)