Skip to main content

Table 2 Household member characteristics of border population in Tha Song Yang district, Tak province, Thailand

From: Ownership and utilization of bed nets and reasons for use or non-use of bed nets among community members at risk of malaria along the Thai-Myanmar border

Characteristics Total n = 1423, n (%)
Sex
 Male 636 (44.69)
 Female 787 (55.31)
Age (years)
 ≤ 10 428 (30.08)
 11–17 263 (18.48)
 18–59 620 (43.57)
 ≥ 60 112 (7.87)
 Mean (± SD) 25.68 (± 20.05)
Household member stay overnight outside in the forest or the field
 Yes 186 (13.07)
 No 1237 (86.93)