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Table 1 Age and sex wise attack rates of confirmed cases

From: Preventing the preventable through effective surveillance: the case of diphtheria in a rural district of Maharashtra, India

Age group Males (n) Confirmed cases Attack Rate (%) Females (n) Confirmed cases Attack Rate (%) Total population (N) Total Confirmed cases Attack rate (%)
0 – 5 179 1 0.6 173 1 0.6 352 2 0.6
6 – 10 111 1 0.9 106 1 0.9 217 2 0.9
10 – 15 141 4 2.8 129 3 2.3 270 7 2.6
15 – 45 796 0 0 723 0 0 1519 0 0
45 and above 514 0 0 487 0 0 1001 0 0
Total 1741 6 0.3 1618 5 0.3 3359 11 0.3