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Table 3 Percentage of reported Yersinia enterocolitica serotypes according to age group, 2001-2008

From: Epidemiology of reported Yersinia enterocolitica infections in Germany, 2001-2008

  Serotype (%)     
Age group (years) O:3 O:9 O:5,27 O:8 Other
0 to 4 92.7 4.1 0.3 0.1 2.9
5 to 9 93.3 3.6 0.3 0.1 2.6
10 to 19 91.3 4.6 0.5 0.1 3.5
20 to 39 84.6 7.7 1.4 0.4 5.9
40 to 59 76.3 11.2 2.0 0.3 10.2
60 and older 70.3 15.9 3.5 0.6 9.6
Total 88.8 5.8 0.8 0.2 4.4
  1. Total number of serotypes: O:3, n = 34,576; O:9, n = 2,277; O:5,27, n = 312; O:8, n = 62; other serotypes, n = 1,701. For serotypes other than O:3, O:9, O:5,27 and O:8, serotype specification was not available from the surveillance data ("other" serotypes). Percentages may not add up to 100.0% due to rounding.