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Table 1 Demographic characteristics and clinical information of the study population

From: Predictors of antibiotics co-prescription with antimalarials for patients presenting with fever in rural Tanzania

Variables Total (N = 11648)
Age, median (Inter quartile range) 6.4 (2 – 19)
Under fives, n (%) 5,005 (43)
Female, n (%) 6,361 (54.6)
Positive malaria n, (%) 4,013 (34.5)
Temperature, mean ± SD 37.7 ± 0.6°C
Taken medicine before going to health facility, n (%) 2,900 (25)
Average number of drugs prescribed, mean ± SD 2.4 ± 0.8
Proportion co-prescribed AL with antibiotics, n (%) 2,265 (19.5)