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Table 1 Jaundice Attack Rate by Age Sex and Locality, Amritsar, Punjab, January–June 2013

From: Jaundice outbreak likely caused by HEV in Amritsar, Punjab, India, 2013

Characteristics Population Cases Attack Rate (%)
Age groups (years)
 0–4 360 0 0
 5–14 792 12 1.5
 15–34 1857 87 4.7
 35–59 1037 44 4.2
  > 60 394 16 4.1
Sex
 Male 2314 89 3.8
 Female 2126 70 3.3
Locality
 Dhaka Colony 789 50 6.3
 Baba Jeevan Singh Colony 724 32 4.4
 Labour Colony 527 21 4
 Shakti Nagar 448 12 2.7
 Vikas Nagar 1301 32 2.5
 Sat Kartar Nagar 651 12 1.8
Total 4440 159 3.6