Skip to main content

Table 4 Socioeconomic differences in the ownership and source of LLINs

From: Examining equity in access to long-lasting insecticide nets and artemisinin-based combination therapy in Anambra state, Nigeria

Variables Q1 n(%) Q2 n(%) Q3 n(%) Q4 n(%) Q5 n(%) Q1:Q5 (equity ratio) Chi square (p value)
Availability of LLINs in household 365(78) 388(83) 393(84) 380(81) 359(77) 1.02 12.38(0.15)
No. of LLINs per household        
1–5 362(99.2) 385(99) 389(99) 369(97) 344(96) 1.05  
>5 3(0.8) 3(1) 4(1) 11(3) 15(4) 0.15 157.29(0.0)
Source of LLIN        
During immunization 38 (11) 56 (14) 70 (18) 60 (18) 79(21) 0.52 15.92(0.003)
Antenatal clinics 79 (22) 78 (20) 88 (22) 60 (18) 67(18) 1.22 7.78(0.100)
Free distribution 288 (78) 295 (75) 313 (80) 330 (87) 304(89) 0.98 17.21(0.002)
Purchased LLIN 13(4) 3 (1) 15 (4) 10 (3) 19(5) 0.80 12.78(0.012)
Others 6 (1.7) 1 (0.3) 4 (1) 4 (1) 1(0.3) 5.67 6.53(0.160)