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Table 3 Characteristics and environmental features of the samples households

From: Lymphatic filariasis, infection status in Culex quinquefasciatus and Anopheles species after six rounds of mass drug administration in Masasi District, Tanzania

Features Status/observation Number of households
n = 50
House type   
Bricks/grass roof Yes 16
  No 34
Bricks/iron roof Yes 32
  No 18
Mud/grass roof Yes 2
  No 48
Window Not screened 43
Screened 7
Latrine type   
Modern Yes 3
  No 47
Pit latrine Yes 47
  No 3
Uses bednets Yes 48
No 2
Uses bednets + IRS Yes 2
No 48
Presence of tall grasses Yes 2
No 48
Presence of bushes around house Yes 0
No 50
Presence of stagnant water Yes 0
  No 50
  1. IRS  indoor residual sprays