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Table 2 Respondents’ perception of IRS with insecticides as a malaria control method stratified with levels of education

From: Vector-control personnel’s knowledge, perceptions and practices towards insecticides used for indoor residual spraying in Limpopo Province, South Africa

Highest level of education attained Perception of IRS with insecticides as malaria control method
Excellent Good Undecided Bad Total
No education 3 0 0 0 3
Row% 100.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 100.0
Column% 1.6 0.0 0.0 0.0 1.3
Primary School education 100 12 1 3 116
Row% 86.2 10.3 0.9 2.6 100.0
Column% 52.1 36.4 33.3 60.0 49.8
Secondary School education 79 13 1 2 95
Row% 83.2 13.7 1.1 2.1 100.0
Column% 41.1 39.4 33.3 40.0 40.8
Post-matric qualification 10 7 1 0 18
Row% 55.6 38.9 5.6 0.0 100.0
Column% 5.2 21.2 33.3 0.0 7.7
Night school/Abet 0 1 0 0 1
Row% 0.0 100.0 0.0 0.0 100.0
Column% 0.0 3.0 0.0 0.0 0.4
Total 192 33 3 5 233
Row% 82.4 14.2 1.3 2.1 100.0
Column% 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0