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Table 2 Comparative picture of community knowledge on mosquito and malaria in 2014 and 2019

From: Small-scale release of non-gene drive mosquitoes in Burkina Faso: from engagement implementation to assessment, a learning journey

Community knowledge about mosquitoes and malaria 2014
(%)
(N = 179)
2019
(%)
(N = 149)
Significant
Accurate statements    
Existence of many kinds of mosquitoes 68.72 92.62 p < 0,01
Female mosquitoes transmit malaria 94.41 96.64 p > 0,1
Knowledge of swarms 4.47 53.02 p < 0,01
Role of swarms in mosquito-mating 3.36 30.20 p < 0,01
Inaccurate statements    
All mosquitoes transmit malaria 76.3 16.11 p < 0,01
Male mosquitoes transmit malaria 77.65 10.07 p < 0,01
Seasonal fruits transmit malaria 13.94 0.94 p < 0,01
Fatty foods transmit malaria 34.55 1.34 p < 0,01