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Table 4 Major reasons for not screening houses

From: Community knowledge and perceptions on malaria prevention and house screening in Nyabondo, Western Kenya

Variable Reasons for not Screening:
Doors Windows Eaves
Count Column % Count Column N % Count Column N %
Not effective 1 2% 1 2% 1 1%
Hot at night 0 0% 0 0% 0 0%
Prevents ventilation 0 0% 0 0% 0 0%
House do not look good 0 0% 0 0% 0 0%
Cultural reason 1 2% 1 2% 2 3%
Washing/maintaining hard 0 0% 0 0% 0 0%
House design problems 0 0% 0 0% 1 1%
Economic/affordability 29 43% 29 43% 31 44%
Do not Know to do it 53 78% 53 78% 55 78%
Lack of time 0 0% 0 0% 0 0%
Others reasons 1 2% 1 2% 1 1%
Total 68 100% 68 100% 71 100%