Sociodemographic Determinants of Malaria among Under-Five Children in Ghana

@inproceedings{Nyarko2014SociodemographicDO,
  title={Sociodemographic Determinants of Malaria among Under-Five Children in Ghana},
  author={Samuel Harrenson Nyarko and Anastasia Cobblah},
  booktitle={Malaria research and treatment},
  year={2014}
}
Background. Malaria is an entrenched global health challenge particularly in the sub-Saharan African countries. However, in Ghana, little is known about the determinants of malaria prevalence among under-five children. As such, this study sought to examine the sociodemographic factors that determine malaria among under-five children in Ghana. Methods. This paper used secondary data drawn from the 2008 Ghana Demographic and Health Survey. Bivariate analysis and complementary log-log regression… CONTINUE READING