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Table 3 Characteristics of houses per site

From: A public private partnership to fight against malaria along the Chad-Cameroon pipeline corridor: I. Baseline data on socio-anthropological aspects, knowledge, attitudes and practices of the population concerning malaria

Sites Bipindi Bélabo Meidougou Dompta TOTAL
N = 155 N = 319 N = 275 N = 150 N = 899
Roofs - Zinc (metal sheets) 148 (95.48%) 248 (76.1%) 77 (28%) 6 (4%) 479 (53.28 %)
- Straw 4 (2.58%) 22 (6.7%) 160 (58%) 136 (90%) 322 (35.81 %)
- Raffia 3 (1.94%) 49 (15%) 38 (14%) 9 (6%) 99 (11.01 %)
Ceiling present 21 (13.55 %) 35 (10.70%) 180 (66%) 131 (84%) 367 (40.82%)
Walls - Mud 99 (63.87%) 227 (69.60%) 275 (100%) 150 (100%) 751 (83.53 %)
- Semi cement 33 (21.29%) 35 (10.7%) 0 0 68 (7.56 %)
Windows with nets (%) 3 (2.21 %) 36 (11%) 101 (35.8%) 56 (36.1%) 196 (21.80%)