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Table 5 Mosquitoes exiting from experimental huts (n = 36 nights)

From: Indoor residual spraying with microencapsulated DEET repellent (N, N-diethyl-m-toluamide) for control of Anopheles arabiensis and Culex quinquefasciatus

  Untreated control DEET Lambda-cyhalothrin Permethrin Pirimiphos methyl DDT
Anopheles arabiensis       
Total females exiting 146 356 341 398 209 262
Exiting rate % (95% CI) 88a (81–93) 98b (94–100) 98b (96–99) 96b (94–97) 68c (60–76) 90a (85–93)
Culex quinquefasciatus       
Total females exiting 92 108 56 74 52 89
Exiting rate % (95% CI) 84a (73–92) 92a (82–97) 90a (76–97) 88a (77–94) 68b (51–82) 89a (79–95)
  1. Numbers in the same row sharing a letter superscript do not differ significantly (P > 0.05).