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Table 2 Characteristics of the six municipalities by land area, population (year 2000) and number of study children enrolled in the study.

From: Geographic Information System and tools of spatial analysis in a pneumococcal vaccine trial

Characteristics Tagbilaran Dauis Panglao Baclayon Cortes Balilihan Total
Land area (in km2) 30.61 42.88 55.37 34.02 43.77 150.22 356.87
Total population 77, 700 26, 415 21,337 14,996 12,702 16,837 169,987
PNF13 and EPI children enrolled 6,102 2,259 1,564 846 926 1,074 12,771
Waypoints collected        
Households        
   At birth 5,784 2,234 1,551 835 919 1,060 12,383
   Different at 2 years old 437 101 45 46 77 93 799
   Transient 7 6 1 1 6 5 26
Landmarks 624 607 260 102 191 198 1,982
  1. For each municipality there are the numbers of household locations, where the study children were born, and the number of household locations where the study children were living at the age of 2 years. Transient children (not permanently living in area) were separately counted