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Table 2 Ownership of insecticide-treated nets and knowledge about prevention of malaria according to survey site, Central Africa Republic, 2009

From: Knowledge and perceptions about malaria in communities in four districts of the Central African Republic

Variable Lobaye (n = 589) Ouham (n = 731) Ouaka (n = 685) Bangui (n = 915) All (N = 2920)
Own an insecticide-treated net 71.5 73.3 69.3 73.6 72.1
Knowledge of preventive measures      
 Hygiene and sanitation 67.9 83.3 87.2 84.3 81.1
 No insecticide-treated net 10.0 19.2 15.4 14.7 13.1
 Chloroquine 3.6 7.7 17.9 17.6 12.0
 Insecticide-treated net 1.8 3.8 12.8 8.8 6.5