Interdisciplinary Perspectives on Infectious Diseases / 2019 / Article / Tab 4

Research Article

Awareness and Malaria Prevention Practices in a Rural Community in the Ho Municipality, Ghana

Table 4

Strategies/materials used in malaria prevention.

VariablesFrequency (N=246)Percent (%)

Use of smoke to drive away mosquitoes8032
Mosquito mat, coils, and liquid vaporizer17872
Mosquito spray13454
Use of fan9338
Covering of body with clothes12450
Mosquito net14860
Cleaning house15462
Prevent water stagnation15462
Covering containers11546
Changing water in storage tanks12350
Others104
No idea42

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