Table 7

Perceived vulnerability to cholera in endemic areas of three 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

SE-DRC Southeastern Democratic Republic of Congo.

Schaetti et al.

Schaetti et al. BMC Medicine 2013 11:206   doi:10.1186/1741-7015-11-206

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