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Table 3 Distribution of the sources which the high risk populations received information regards to louse- borne relapsing fever, in Bahir Dar city, December, 2012

From: Prevalence and risk factors of louse- borne relapsing fever in high risk populations in Bahir Dar city Northwest, Ethiopia

  High risk populations  
Yekolotemaries Street children Prisoners Total
(n = 99) (n = 82) (n = 226) (n = 407)
Sources No (%) No (%) No (%) No (%) p value
* Tv and radio 0 0 35 (100) 35 (8.6)
Friends 0 30 (26.3) 84 (73.7) 114 (28) < 0.001
All of the above 0 2 (5) 37 (94.9) 39 (9.6)
None of the above 99 (45) 50 (22.8) 70 (32) 219 (53.8)
Total 99 (24.3) 82 (20.1) 226 (55.5) 407 (100)
  1. Note: *Tv: television, n = Total numbers of types of study participants.