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Table 2 Prevalence of reported tick exposure during the past 12 months at the household level (including the respondent), and at the respondent level (respondent only) by subregions, sex, age and education

From: Behavioral risk factors associated with reported tick exposure in a Lyme disease high incidence region in Canada

   Household level Respondent level
   n % (95% CI)* n % (95% CI)*
Subregions (RLS) 511 - La Pommeraie 179 21.9 (18.4, 25.3) 64 8.2 (5.9, 10.4)
512 - Haute-Yamaska 151 14.0 (9.70, 18.4) 42 4.3 (1.5, 7.2)
513 - Memphrémagog 70 8.6 (4.6, 12.6) 22 2.6 (0.1, 5.2)
514 - Coaticook 61 8.5 (4.4, 12.7) 13 1.9 0.0, 4.4)
515 - Sherbrooke 191 5.3 (1.7, 8.8) 41 1.2 (0.0, 3.5)
516 - Val Saint-François 47 6.3 (2.3, 10.2) 13 1.9 (0.0, 4.4)
517 - Asbestos 30 3.4 (0.0, 7.0) 6 0.7 (0.0, 3.0)
518 - Haut-Saint-François 42 6.3 (2.2, 10.4) 15 2.6 (0.0, 5.4)
519 - Granit 38 5.4 (1.5, 9.3) 8 1.5 (0.0, 4.1)
Sex Male 285 9.2 (7.9, 10.4) 113 3.6 (2.8, 4.5)
Female 524 10.1 (8.4, 11.8) 111 2.4 (1.3, 3.4)
Age group 18 - 24 yr 18 7.0 (3.1, 10.9) 4 2.8 (0.0, 6.0)
25 - 34 yr 85 12.4 (7.4, 17.4) 20 2.7 (0.0, 6.1)
35 - 44 yr 185 15.1 (10.5, 19.7) 50 5.3 (1.6, 8.9)
45 - 54 yr 115 9.5 (5.2, 13.8) 34 2.8 (0.0, 6.2)
55 - 64 yr 191 8.8 (4.7, 12.9) 39 1.9 (0.0, 5.1)
65 - 74 yr 166 7.6 (3.5, 11.7) 57 3.0 (0.0, 6.4)
75+yr 49 4.5 (0.3, 8.8) 20 2.2 (0.0, 2.9)
Education No diploma 48 4.9 (3.2, 6.6) 18 1.8 (0.8, 2.8)
High school diploma 162 8.6 (6.9, 10.3) 46 3.4 (2.1, 4.6)
Trade school 108 11.8 (9.0, 14.6) 30 3.1 (1.8, 4.5)
College diploma 213 11.3 (9.5, 13.0) 47 2.7 (1.8, 3.6)
University degree 269 10.4 (8.8, 11.9) 81 3.4 (2.4, 4.5)
Other 9 3.0 (0.1, 5.3) 2 0.6 (0.0, 1.3)
  1. *Confidence intervals based on logistic regression with sampling weights