Table 2: Bednet ownership and use.

Household bednet characteristics
Household bednet ownership ( [%])45 (90%)
Average number of bednets per household (mean ± SD)2.42 ± 1.12
Range: 1–6
Household bednet use the night before ( [%])40 (80%)
Household net use by someone in the week before (days) ( [%])
 738 (76%)
 <76 (12%)
 05 (10%)
 No response1 (2%)
Household’s ability to use bednets correctly ( [%])
 Very good19 (38%)
 Good23 (46%)
 Fair3 (6%)
 Poor2 (4%)
 Very poor2 (4%)
 No response1 (2%)
Individual bednet characteristics
Ever used bednet ( [%])48 (96%)
Personally used every night last week ( [%])33 (66%)
Did not use in last week ( [%])10 (20%)
Did not use in last month ( [%])14 (28%)
Bednets are ( [%])
 Very easy to use27 (54%)
 Easy to use 13 (26%)
 Neither easy nor hard to use2 (4%)
 Difficult to use6 (12%)
 Very difficult to use1 (2%)
 No response1 (2%)
Remembering to use a bednet is ( [%])
 Very easy 30 (60%)
 Easy 13 (26%)
 Neither easy nor hard1 (2%)
 Difficult 5 (10%)
 Very difficult 0 (0%)
 No response1 (2%)
Agree that bednets are useful ( [%])48 (96%)
Reasons for not using a net () ( [%])
Too hot8 (16%)
Traveled away from home6 (12%)
Not enough nets6 (12%)
Allergic/dislike treatment4 (8%)
Net damaged or being washed2 (4%)
Spouse does not want to use it1 (2%)