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Table 2 Bednet utilization rates in different groups and pregnant women

From: Determination of the predictive factors of long-lasting insecticide-treated net ownership and utilisation in the Bamenda Health District of Cameroon

Group Number of persons in households that own nets Number that slept under a bednet
Children < 5 years of age 243 153 (63%)
6–25 years of age 624 253 (40.5%)
26–49 years of age 350 174 (49.7%)
Above 50 years of age 79 30 (38%)
Pregnant women as a vulnerable group in the population
 Pregnant women 10 6 (60%)
  1. Pearson χ 2 = 39.56, p = 0.009