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Table 1 Summary of the parameters used to generate the data sets

From: Analysis of contamination in cluster randomized trials of malaria interventions

   Levels Values
Fixed parameters used to generate the data sets
N Number of households in trial   2500
η Domain size   5 km
α1, α2, α3 Parameters for the Thomas process [21]   4, 50, 0.25 km
ξ, π Index households and bandwidth for the KDE   200, 0.5 km
ζ1, ζ2 Scaling of Ci’s   0.2, 0.6
Varying parameters used to generate the data sets
Es Efficacy 2 0.2, 0.4
σ Standard deviation 5 0.042, 0.106, 0.170, 0.234, 0.298 km
\(\theta = 1.64 \sqrt {2}\sigma \) Contamination range   0.10, 0.25, 0.40, 0.55, 0.70 km
c Number of clusters   20, 25, 30, 35
h Households per cluster   30, 40, 50, 60, 70
c&h Only combinations with 0.6N<2hcN households 8  
  Seed, sampled out of [1,100 000] with seed(-1) 100