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Table 4 Avian influenza: Reported transmission pattern and behaviour during the 2005 epizooty and at the time of the survey: June-July 2006, Lyon-France.

From: Perception of epidemic's related anxiety in the General French Population: a cross-sectional study in the Rhône-Alpes region

Reported transmission route
(n = 567)
  Yes
(%)
No
(%)
Don't know
(%)
  
Contacts with contaminated poultry 81 17 3   
Consumption of eggs or poultry 21 76 3   
Contacts with contaminated subjects 37 49 15   
Intra-human transmission 36 54 10   
Behaviours
(n = 567)
  In 2005   At the time of survey
  Yes
(%)
No
(%)
  Yes
(%)
No
(%)
Do not eat poultry 20 80   10 90
Avoid or cancel travel to countries at risk 19 81   13 87
Avoid public places or at risk persons 17 83   6 94
Consult physicians for more information 5 94   2 98
Buy antiviral drugs 4 96   2 98
Others 3 96   1 99
Perception of measures taken by the French health authorities
  Yes
(%)
No
(%)
Don't know
(%)
Know the measures (n = 567) 82 18   -  
Express confidence in the measures (n = 466) 68 32   -  
Think measures are adapted to the situation (n = 466) 68 32   -