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Table 3 Dynamics of malaria prevalence among children under five (N = 2449)

From: Malaria infection among children under-five: the use of large-scale interventions in Ghana

Variables Malaria prevalence (%)
Male children 42.80
Female children 41.52
Children in rural areas 56.08
Children in urban areas 21.71
Mothers with no education 54.20
Mothers with primary education 47.31
Mothers with secondary education and above 25.80
Children who slept in indoor residual sprayed room 36.50
Children who slept under ITN 44.97
Malaria education through radio 40.44
Malaria education through television 28.93
Malaria education through newspapers 29.55
  1. Source: Author’s own computation from GDHS 2014 data