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Table 3 Availability of ACTs in Urban and Rural Settings of the Kintampo North Municipality and South District

From: Two years post affordable medicines facility for malaria program: availability and prices of anti-malarial drugs in central Ghana

Product Urban Drug outlets   Rural Drug outlets   All Drug outlets  
Product Available (%) Product Available (%) Product Available (%)
Quality Assured AL 75.0   87.1 * 81.0 *
Non-Assured AL 71.9 12.9 42.9
Quality Assured ASAQ 59.4 * 29.0 * 44.4 *
Non-Assured ASAQ 21.9 0.0 11.1
Any QAACT 84.4   93.6 * 88.9 *
Any NAACTa 75.0 16.1 46.0
  1. *Signifies chi-squared value between Quality Assured group and Non-Assured group is below p < .05 level of significance
  2. aThis statistic excludes dihydroartemisinin – piperaquine (DHAP), an ACT that was sold in Ghana but not as a QAACT. For that reason, DHAP is not compared in this table