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Table 4 Proportion of children less than 5 years old with high parasitaemia levels (> 5000 parasites/μl blood; in brackets number of high parasitaemia out of the number of children examined), observed during repeated cross-sectional surveys carried out between April 2007 and November 2008 in five study villages in central Côte d'Ivoire.

From: The use of insecticide-treated nets for reducing malaria morbidity among children aged 6-59 months, in an area of high malaria transmission in central Côte d'Ivoire

Study sites Periods of surveys carried out P-value
  Sleeping under a LLIN Not sleeping under a LLIN  
Gbohua-Angbavia 4.0 (11/275) 7.7 (21/274) 0.084
Gbakokro-Abokro 13.0 (13/100) 5.2 (4/77) 0.111
Tafissou-Bringakro 5.7 (24/424) 5.6 (19/342) 0.953
N'Da Dibykro-N'Da Kouassikro 2.9 (7/236) 6.1 (16/264) 0.115
Alluminankro-N'Kloidjo 4.6 (10/218) 6.7 (14/208) 0.365
Total 5.2 (65/1253) 6.3 (74/1165) 0.246