São Tomé and Principe - Use of insecticide treated bed nets

Use of insecticide-treated bed nets (% of under-5 population)

Definition: Use of insecticide-treated bed nets refers to the percentage of children under age five who slept under an insecticide-treated bednet to prevent malaria.

Source: UNICEF, State of the World's Children, Childinfo, and Demographic and Health Surveys.

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Year Value
2000 23.00
2006 42.00
2009 56.00
2014 61.10


Topic: Health Indicators

Sub-Topic: Disease prevention