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Table 1 Sociodemographic and clinical characteristics of patients included in the study

From: Presence of three dengue serotypes in Ouagadougou (Burkina Faso): research and public health implications

Variables N Percentage
Sex (female) (n = 379) 227 59.9
Age (range 0–61 years) (n = 379)
 • Under 5 years 86 22.7
 • 5–14 years 86 22.7
 • 15–20 years 31 8.2
 • 21–30 years 66 17.4
 • 31–40 years 58 15.3
 • 41–50 years 34 9.0
 • Over 50 years 18 4.7
Healthcare center (n = 379)
 • CSPS 3 (Dapoya) 42 11.1
 • CSPS 8 (Gounghin) 68 17.9
 • CSPS 12 (Dapoya) 26 6.9
 • CSPS 18 (Pissy) 90 23.8
 • CSPS 25 (Somgande) 71 18.7
 • CSPS 28 (Dassasgho) 82 21.6
Income tercile (n = 378)
 • Lowest 147 38.9
 • Middle 120 31.7
 • Highest 111 29.4
Water supply source (n = 378)
 • Tap water 278 73.5
 • Other 100 26.5
Water storage (n = 378)
 • No storage 65 17.2
 • Covered containers 296 78.3
 • Mixed containers 17 4.5
Waste recuperation service (n = 379)
 • Yes 243 64.1
 • No 136 35.9
Fever durationa (range 0–37 days) (n = 379)
 • Up to 5 days 329 86.8
 • More than 5 days 50 13.2
Travel abroad (n = 379)
 • No 356 93.9
 • Yes 23 6.1
  1. a Self-reported by the patient at time of consultation