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Table 5 Total number of mosquitoes captured inside participant homes in Nyimba and Luangwa Districts, May–June 2016

From: Knowledge, attitudes and practices assessment of malaria interventions in rural Zambia

 Nyimba DistrictLuangwa DistrictBoth districts
Mosquito typeTotal No. mosquitoesaHouseholds surveyed n (%)Total No. mosquitoesHouseholds surveyed n (%)Total No. mosquitoesHouseholds surveyed n (%)
An. funestus11 (3)11 (3)22 (3)
An. arabiensis95 (13)106 (18)1911 (15)
An. squamosus11 (3)114 (12)125 (7)
An. pretoriensis11 (3)10 (0)21 (1)
An. rivulorum11 (3)73 (9)84 (5)
An. quadriannulatus00 (0)54 (12)54 (5)
An. parensis00 (0)11 (3)11 (1)
Total anophelines139 (23)3618 (54)4927 (37)
Total culicines379 (23)31223 (70)34932 (70)
  1. a using CDC miniature light traps placed at foot of bed and operating from 1800 h–0600 h on a single night