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close this bookGuidelines on the Use of Insecticide - Treated Mosquito Nets for the Prevention and Control of Malaria in Africa (WHO - OMS, 1997, 88 p.)
close this folder10. Annexes
View the documentAnnex 1. Events contributing to end use of ITMNs
View the documentAnnex 2. Examples of estimating required number of mosquito nets: (net targeting focused on special risk groups)
View the documentAnnex 3. Examples of estimating required number of mosquito nets: (targeted for an entire population at risk)
View the documentAnnex 4. Information to guide ITMN implementation
View the documentAnnex 5. Potential sources of information for ITMN programmes
View the documentAnnex 6. Roles/responsibilities of potential partners
View the documentAnnex 7. Framework for collaborative/partnership planning
View the documentAnnex 8. Examples of monitoring process targets and monitoring indicators
View the documentAnnex 9. Examples of operational research priorities

Annex 3. Examples of estimating required number of mosquito nets: (targeted for an entire population at risk)

Year

1

2

3

4

5

Total population

12 000 000

12 360 000

12 730 800

13 112 724

13 506 106

Proportion (%) living in stable transmission areas

66.7

66.7

66.7

66.7

66.7

Proportion (%) living in unstable transmission areas

20.00

20.00

20.00

20.00

20.00

Population living in stable transmission areas

8 004 000

8 244 120

8 491 444

8 746 187

9 008 573

Population living in unstable transmission areas

2 400 000

2 472 000

2 546 160

2 622 545

2 701 221

Total population to be protected

10 404 000

10 716 120

11 037 604

11 368 722

11 709 794

Number of nets required to protect entire population

5 202 000

5 358 060

5 518 802

5 684 361

5 854 897

Number of nets required to protect 50% of population

2 601 000

2 679 030

2 759 401

2 842 180

2 927 448