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Table 2 A summary of treatment seeking behaviour for fever among children under the age of five as reported during MIS 2009 undertaken in the northern provinces of Namibia

From: Spatial modelling of healthcare utilisation for treatment of fever in Namibia

MIS, 2009
Regions Number of Clusters Number of children under five years of age Percent (95% CI) children under five years of age with fever 2 weeks prior to survey Percent (95% CI) of children under five years of who sought treatment Percent (95% CI) children under five years of age with fever in last 2 weeks who sought treatment in public health sector
Caprivi 6 105 27.6(19.0-36.2) 55.2(36.7-73.6) 48.3(29.7-66.8)
Kavango 28 670 23.9(20.6-27.1) 66.9(59.5-74.2) 57.5(49.8-65.2)
Kunene 9 178 17.4(11.8-23.0) 45.2(27.3-63.0) 41.9(24.2-59.6)
Ohangwena 14 304 11.8(8.2-15.5) 58.3(42.0-74.7) 58.3(42.0-74.7)
Omaheke 9 175 17.1(11.5-22.7) 56.7(38.6-74.8) 53.3(35.1-71.5)
Omusati 14 229 12.7(8.3-17.0) 58.6(40.3-76.9) 51.7(33.2-70.3)
Oshana 12 176 14.8(9.5-20.0) 61.5(42.4-80.7) 53.8(34.2-73.4)
Oshikoto 10 171 7.0(3.2-10.9) 58.3(29.1-87.6) 58.3(29.1-87.6)
Otjozondjupa 18 275 17.5(13.0-22.0) 29.2(16.1-42.2) 27.1(14.3-39.8)
Total 120 2,283 17.6(16.0-19.1) 57.1(52.2-62.0) 51.1(46.2-56.0)