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Table 5 Mortality according to burn surface area

From: Mortality analysis of burns in a developing country: a CAMEROONIAN experience

% Burn surface area Survival (%) Death (%) Total (%) p-value
0–9 199 (59.0) 2 (1.9) 201 (45.6)  
10–19 63 (18.7) 4 (2.9) 67 (15.2)  
20–39 55 (16.3) 24 (23.3) 79 (18.0)  
40–59 17 (5.1) 25 (24.3) 42 (9.6) > 0.001
≥60 3 (0.9) 48 (46.6) 51 (11.6)  
Total 337 (76.6) 103 (23.4) 440 (100.0)