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Table 3 Response frequencies for priority setting items

From: Canadian survey on pandemic flu preparations

Access to Antiviral Medication High % Moderate % Low % Total Refused
   Children 215 90 22 9 3 1 240  
   Seniors 115 48 84 35 41 17 240  
   Health care workers 228 95 12 5 0 0 240  
   Public safety and social service workers 186 76 51 23 3 1 240  
   Single adults 96 40 117 49 25 11 240  
   Adults with dependents 186 78 51 21 3 1 240  
   Public officials 75 32 120 50 14 18 239 1
Access to Hospital Treatment         
   The sickest patients 182 75 35 15 23 10 240  
   Health care workers infected with pandemic flu while serving patients 203 85 33 14 4 2 240  
   Elderly or chronically ill 76 32 103 42 61 26 240  
   Public officials 57 24 121 51 61 25 239 1
   Children 211 88 28 12 1 <0 240  
   Single adults 84 35 122 51 34 15 240  
   Adults with dependents 177 74 61 25 2 1 240