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Table 1 Anti-CHIKV specific antibodies (IgM and IgG) detection by age and sex, in 105 people of the three villages surveyed in Kumbo, Cameroon, November 2007

From: Chikungunya outbreak in a rural area of Western Cameroon in 2006: A retrospective serological and entomological survey

  N IgM positive (%) IgG positive (%)
Age group (years)    
5-14 6 3 (50.0) 6 (100)
15-29 5 4 (80.0) 4 (80.0)
30-44 25 14 (56.0) 21 (84.0)
45-59 25 13 (52.0) 23 (92.0)
>= 60 44 20 (45.5) 41 (93.0)
Sex    
Females 73 38 (52.0) 66 (90.4)
Males 32 16(50.0) 29 (90.6)
Total 105 54 (51.4) 95 (90.5)
  1. N, sample size