Received: 8 July 2020
Accepted: 28 July 2021
First Online: 4 August 2021
: The 2015–2016 Malawi Demographic and Health Survey was approved by Malawi Health Sciences Research Committee and the Institutional Review Board of ICF Macro. A written request was submitted to the DHS programme and permission was granted to use the data for this study.
: Not applicable.
: The authors declare that they have no competing interests.