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Table 2 The distribution Plasmodia with respect tocertain determinant factors in Jawe district, Northwest Ethiopia

From: Incidence of Plasmodium infections and determinant factors among febrile children in a district of Northwest Ethiopia; a cross-sectional study

Variables Malaria status
Total (N, %) Positive (N, %) Negative (N, %)
Distance from stagnant water <=1 km 144 (43.2) 131 (91) 13 (9)
> 1 km 189 (56.8) 115 (60.8) 74 (39.2)
DDT sprays No 139 (41.7) 122 (87.8) 17 (12.2)
Yes 194 (58.3) 24 (12.4) 170 (87.6)
Family Size ≥ 5 135 (40.5) 110 (81.5) 25 (18.5)
< 5 198 (59.5) 36 (18.2) 162 (81.8)
Bed-time After 22:00 133 (39.9) 119 (89.5) 14 (10.5)
Before 22:00 200 (60.1) 27 (13.5) 173 (86.5)
Sleeping outdoor Yes 150 (45) 127 (84.7) 23 (15.3)
No 183 (55) 19 (10.4) 164 (89.6)
Sleeping under a bed net No 133 (39.9) 126 (94.7) 7 (5.3)
Yes 200 (60.1) 20 (10) 180 (90)
Total 300 (100) 146 (43.8) 187 (56.2)