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Table 4 Advice recollection for the 'Do Not Drink' and 'Boil Water' stages.

From: Communication, perception and behaviour during a natural disaster involving a 'Do Not Drink' and a subsequent 'Boil Water' notice: a postal questionnaire study

  'Do Not Drink' (N = 142) 'Boil Water' (N = 116)
  n % n %
there was one advice: do not use 23 16.2 1 0.9
there was one advice: do not drink 33 23.2 9 7.8
there was one advice: boil 24 16.9 31 26.7
there was one advice: safe 2 1.4 58 50.0
not sure what the advice was 10 7.0 9 7.8
there was more than one type of advice 50 35.2 8 6.9
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