Description of variable

V c

The village visited (KID = Kidugalo, MIN = Minepa, LUP = Lupiro and SAG = Sagamaganga)

T m

The type of mosquito trapped i.e. Ag = A. gambiae and Af = A. funestus.

T p

Indicates the type of trap used that is in = Indoor and out = Outdoor.

T r

The difference between the maximum and minimum temperature recorded in degree Celsius.

H r

Average relative humidity per month.

S d

Average monthly saturation deficit measured in pressure vapor.

M d

The density is the number of monthly mosquito counts per trap in the study area and is given by mosquito counts divided by number of traps.