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Table 1 Characteristics of the study subjects (n = 887)

From: Symptomatic malaria diagnosis overestimate malaria prevalence, but underestimate anaemia burdens in children: results of a follow up study in Kenya

Characteristics   n (%)
Age (Months) < 6 34 (3.8)
  6 – 12 223 (25.1)
  12.1 - 24 202 (22.8)
  24.1 - 60 178 (20.1)
  60.1 - 144 108 (12.2)
  > 144 142 (16.0)
Gender Male 451 (50.8)
  Female 436 (49.2)
Sleep under bed nets Yes 581 (65.5)
  No 224 (25.3)
  Not sure 82 (9.2)
Number of malaria treatments None 44 (5.0)
  Once 189 (21.3)
  Occasionally 456 (51.4)
  Frequently 198 (22.3)
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