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Table 2 The effect of smoking medicinal plants on indoor density of host-seeking Anopheles mosquitoes during smoking hours

From: An evaluation of repellency and feeding inhibition of ethno-medicinal plants against major malaria vectors in southern Ethiopia

Tests Number collected Mean (Wald 95% CI) Mean ratio (95% CI) % Reduction P-value
Non-charcoal smoking 144 4.0 (3.4-4.9)
Charcoal burning 135 3.7 (3.2–4.4) 1
J. procera 33 0.9 (0.7–1.3) 0.26 (0.07–0.24) 74 < 0.001
E. globulus 41 1.1 (0.8–1.6) 0.29 (0.21–0.64) 71 < 0.001
O. europaea 21 0.58 (0.4–0.9) 0.15 (0.07–0.15) 85 < 0.001