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Table 7 Perceived vulnerability to cholera in endemic areas of three African settings

From: Comparing sociocultural features of cholera in three endemic African settings

Category SE-DRC, n = 360 Western Kenya, n = 379 Zanzibar, n = 356
Sex    
No differentiation 90.6 63.6 87.1
Women more vulnerable 6.9 24.5 10.4
Men more vulnerable 2.5 11.9 2.5
Age    
No differentiation 84.4 26.9 79.5
Adults more vulnerable 8.1 22.4 8.1
Children more vulnerable 7.5 50.7 12.4
Class    
No differentiation 86.3 44.9 74.4
Rich more vulnerable 0.6 2.9 0.0
Poor more vulnerable 13.1 52.2 25.6
  1. SE-DRC Southeastern Democratic Republic of Congo.