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Table 1 Demographics in patients with arboreal acute febrile illness by MAYV and DENV

From: A silent public health threat: emergence of Mayaro virus and co-infection with Dengue in Peru

Characteristics Total cases
n = 496 (%)
MAYV
n = 86 (%)
Co-infections p value*
Only MAYV
n = 54 (%)
DENV & MAYV
n = 32 (%)
Age
 < 5 39 (7.9) 8 (9.3) 5 (9.3) 3 (9.4) 0.7097
 5–11 68 (13.7) 12 (14.0) 8 (14.8) 4 (12.5) 0.7646
 12–17 56 (11.3) 10 (11.6) 8 (14.8) 2 (6.3) 0.2311
 18–39 146 (29.4) 25 (29.1) 14 (25.9) 11 (34.4) 0.4042
 40–59 109 (22.0) 16 (18.6) 11 (20.4) 5 (15.6) 0.5846
 ≥ 60 78 (15.7) 15 (17.4) 8 (14.8) 7 (21.9) 0.4043
Sex
 Male 226 (45.6) 43 (50.0) 30 (55.6) 13 (40.6) 0.1807
 Female 270 (54.4) 43 (50.0) 24 (44.4) 19 (59.4) 0.1807
  1. *Chi-square test was performed. p value < 0.05 was considered statistically significant