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Table 6 Relationship between bed net usage and the prevalence of malaria parasitemia

From: Coverage and usage of insecticide treated nets (ITNs) within households: associated factors and effect on the prevalance of malaria parasitemia in the Mount Cameroon area

Status of ITNs usage Number individuals enrolled Number positive (%) Adjusted OR P value
Non users 278 65 (23.3) 1  
Irregular users 66 13 (19.7) 0.673 (0.391–1.487) 0.426
Regular users 466 83 (17.8) 0.426 (0.467–0.972) 0.036
Overall 800 161 (20.1)   
  1. NB Non users is the control group (1)