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Table 3 Respondents’ perception of IRS with insecticides as a malaria control method stratified with job designation

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

Job designation Perception of IRS with insecticides as malaria control method
Excellent Good Undecided Bad Total
Spray Operator 133 20 3 3 159
Row% 83.6 12.6 1.9 1.9 100.0
Column% 69.3 60.6 100.0 60.0 68.2
Environmental Health Officer 4 0 0 0 4
Row% 100.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 100.0
Column% 2.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 1.7
Foreman 28 8 0 1 37
Row% 75.7 21.6 0.0 2.7 100.0
Column% 14.6 24.2 0.0 20.0 15.9
Team Leader 19 4 0 0 23
Row% 82.6 17.4 0.0 0.0 100.0
Column% 9.9 12.1 0.0 0.0 9.9
Case investigator 6 1 0 1 8
Row% 75.0 12.5 0.0 12.5 100.0
Column% 3.1 3.0 0.0 20.0 3.4
Other 2 0 0 0 2
Row% 100.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 100.0
Column% 1.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.9
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