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Table 3 Number and percentage of 172 households that stored pesticides safe from children and adults at baseline and seven months after distribution of pesticide safe storage boxes

From: Community uptake of safe storage boxes to reduce self-poisoning from pesticides in rural Sri Lanka

  Baseline Follow-up χ2 p
Children     
Safe 110 (64%) 153 (89%)   
Not safe 62 (36%) 19 (11%) 29.86 <0.001
Adults     
Safe 87 (51%) 113 (66%)   
Not safe 85 (49%) 59 (34%) 8.07 0.004