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Table 5 Ownership and use of bed nets in the four provinces

From: Assessment of net lending strategy to better reach mobile and migrant populations in malaria endemic areas of Cambodia

   Province
Bantey Meanchey Battambang Pursat Pailin Total
n % n % n % n % n %
Bed net ownership (among all workers, n = 702)
Having a bed net (n = 654)
LLIN Male 46 47.40% 146 37.30% 11 55.00% 80 41.20% 283 40.30%
Female 47 48.50% 188 48.10% 9 45.00% 85 43.80% 329 46.90%
LLIHN Male 3 3.10% 4 1.00% 0 0.00% 6 3.10% 13 1.90%
Female 0 0.00% 3 0.80% 0 0.00% 0 0.00% 3 0.40%
Conventional untreated bed net Male 0 0.00% 0 0.00% 0 0.00% 0 0.00% 0 0.00%
Female 0 0.00% 0 0.00% 0 0.00% 0 0.00% 0 0.00%
Conventional untreated hammock Male 1 1.00% 12 3.10% 0 0.00% 10 5.20% 23 3.30%
Female 0 0.00% 2 0.50% 0 0.00% 1 0.50% 3 0.40%
Total   97   355   20   182   654 93.20%
No bed net (n = 48)
  Male 0 0.00% 21 5.40% 0 0.00% 8 4.10% 29 4.10%
Female 0 0.00% 15 3.80% 0 0.00% 4 2.10% 19 2.70%
Source of nets (any net), (n = 654)
Lending scheme   69 71.00% 173 49.00% 15 75.00% 48 26.00% 305 46.60%
Bought   0 0.00% 57 16.00% 0 0.00% 31 17.00% 88 13.50%
Existing nets   26 27.00% 106 30.00% 3 15.00% 80 44.00% 215 32.90%
Others   2 2.00% 19 5.00% 2 10.00% 23 13.00% 46 7.00%
Total   97   355   20   182   654 100.00%
Reported to have slept under a mosquito net
Last night, did you sleep under the mosquito net? (Yes/No)
In the night preceding the survey (among all workers, n = 702)
All types of nets Male 50 52.00% 169 46.00% 11 55.00% 101 53.00% 331 49.10%
  Female 47 48.00% 198 54.00% 9 45.00% 89 47.00% 343 50.90%
Total   97   367   20   190    
In the night preceding the survey (among workers that own ITNs, n = 628)
ITNs Male 49 51.00% 147 44.00% 11 55.00% 85 50.00% 292 47.00%
  Female 47 49.00% 188 56.00% 9 45.00% 85 50.00% 329 53.00%
Total   96   335   20   170    
Over the last 3 nights (including last night) in how many nights did you sleep under the net? (0,1,2,3)
All of the last three nights (among all workers, n = 702)
All types of nets Male 49 51.00% 166 46.00% 11 55.00% 97 53.00% 323 49.00%
  Female 47 49.00% 194 54.00% 9 45.00% 86 47.00% 336 51.00%
Total   96   360   20   183    
All of the last three nights (among workers who own ITNs, n = 628)
ITNs Male 48 51.00% 141 43.00% 11 55.00% 84 51.00% 284 46.90%
  Female 47 49.00% 184 57.00% 9 45.00% 82 49.00% 322 53.10%
Total   95   325   20   166    
Since arrival to the farm, how often do you usually sleep under the mosquito net? (n = 702)
Always Male 49 51.00% 156 40.00% 10 50.00% 96 49.00% 311 44.30%
  Female 47 48.00% 189 48.00% 9 45.00% 86 44.00% 331 47.20%
Often Male 1 1.00% 12 3.00% 1 5.00% 4 2.00% 18 2.60%
  Female 0 0.00% 11 3.00% 0 0.00% 3 2.00% 14 2.00%
Sometimes Male 0 0.00% 4 1.00% 0 0.00% 2 1.00% 6 0.90%
  Female 0 0.00% 1 0.00% 0 0.00% 0 0.00% 1 0.10%
Never Male 0 0.00% 11 3.00% 0 0.00% 2 1.00% 13 1.90%
  Female 0 0.00% 7 2.00% 0 0.00% 1 1.00% 8 1.10%
Total   97   391   20   194    
Understand benefits of using an insecticide treated bet net (among workers that own ITN, n = 628)
Yes Male 43 45.00% 136 40.00% 11 55.00% 68 40.00% 258 41.10%
  Female 46 48.00% 169 50.00% 8 40.00% 68 40.00% 291 46.30%
No Male 6 6.00% 14 4.00%   0.00% 18 11.00% 38 6.10%
  Female 1 1.00% 22 6.00% 1 5.00% 17 10.00% 41 6.50%
Total 96   341   20   171    
Reported time of sleeping (n = 674)
17:00–17:59 pm   0 0.00% 1 0.00% 0 0.00% 0 0.00% 1 0.10%
18:00–18:59 pm   0 0.00% 17 5.00% 0 0.00% 8 4.00% 25 3.70%
19:00–19:59 pm   19 20.00% 126 34.00% 2 10.00% 46 24.00% 193 28.60%
20:00–20:59 pm   55 57.00% 151 41.00% 13 65.00% 88 46.00% 307 45.50%
21:00–21:59 pm   19 20.00% 54 15.00% 4 20.00% 29 15.00% 106 15.70%
22:00–22:59 pm   4 4.00% 9 2.00% 1 5.00% 18 9.00% 32 4.70%
after 23:00 pm   0 0.00% 9 2.00% 0 0.00% 1 1.00% 10 1.50%
Total   97   367   20   190    
  1. LLIN Long lasting insecticide treated net, LLIHN Long lasting insecticide treated hammock net, ITN Insecticide treated net