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Table 6 Respondents’ reliance on various mosquito preventive measures

From: Anti-mosquito plants as an alternative or incremental method for malaria vector control among rural communities of Bagamoyo District, Tanzania

  Village Total χ 2 (p-value)
  Yombo Chasimba Kongo Makurunge   
Use of ITN       
Yes 14 (30.4) 23 (42.6) 19 (41.3) 21 (42.9) 77 (39.5) 2.1 (0.55)
No 32 (69.6) 31 (57.4) 27 (58.7) 28 (57.1) 118 (60.5)  
Use of plants/herbs       
Yes 3 (6.4) 10 (18.5) 9 (18.8) 13 (26.5) 35 (17.7) 6.82 (0.08)
No 44 (93.6) 44 (81.5) 39 (81.3) 36 (73.5) 163 (82.3)  
Insecticide residual spray       
Yes 10 (21.3) 19 (35.2) 16 (33.3) 20 (40.8) 65 (32.8) 4.4 (0.22)
No 37 (78.7) 35 (64.8) 32 (66.7) 29 (59.3) 133 (67.2)