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Table 3 Characteristics of bed nets in households stratified by Myanmar Artemisinin Containment Areas (MARC) and non-MARC areas of Myanmar, 2014

From: Assessment of household ownership of bed nets in areas with and without artemisinin resistance containment measures in Myanmar

   Artemisinin resistance areas P-value
Characteristics Total MARC Non-MARC
  n (%) n (%) n (%)
Total bed nets 17 698 5446 12 252  
Bed net type (N = 17 583)
 Non-LLIN 11 935 (67.9) 2861 (52.8) 9074 (74.6) <  0.001
 LLIN 5648 (32.1) 2554 (47.2) 3094 (25.4)
Bed net size (N = 17 546)
 One person size 1780 (10.1) 391 (7.2) 1389 (11.5) <  0.001
 One and half person size 739 (4.2) 151 (2.8) 588 (4.9)
 Two persons size 7552 (43.0) 3312 (61.2) 4240 (34.9)
 Family size 7475 (42.6) 1557 (28.8) 5918 (48.8)
Bed net condition (N = 17 216)
 Good (No. holes) 13 543 (78.7) 4441 (83.0) 9102 (76.7) <  0.001
 Repaired (No. holes) 953 (5.5) 213 (4.0) 740 (6.2)
 Holes 2720 (15.8) 699 (13.1) 2021 (17.0)
Insecticide treatment status (N = 17 420)
 Untreated (Ordinary net) 8557 (49.1) 1949 (36.2) 6608 (54.9) <  0.001
 LLIN 3934 (22.6) 2139 (39.7) 1795 (14.9)
 ITN 4929 (28.3) 1302 (24.2) 3627 (30.2)
Time since last insecticide treatmenta (N = 4755)
 Less than 6 months 1026 (21.6) 332 (26.4) 694 (19.9) <  0.001
 6 months to 1 year 2036 (42.8) 424 (33.7) 1612 .1)
  > 1 year 1693 (35.6) 503 (40.0) 1190 (34.0)
  1. Missing omitted ITN - Insecticide treated bed nets, LLIN Long lasting insecticidal nets
  2. aOnly applicable to ITN