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Table 4 Behaviour change regarding bird flu in Laos in 2007

From: Paradoxical risk perception and behaviours related to Avian Flu outbreak and education campaign, Laos

  Urban*
164 (15%)
Semi-U*
364 (33%)
Rural*
570 (52%)
p Total
1098
95% CI
Changed behaviour 12.5% 37.1% 50.2% < 0.000 62.4% 59-65
-Stop eating chicken 35.9% 37.0% 40.5% 0.42 38.7% 35-41
-Avoid contact 3.6% 12.9% 8.4% 0.002 9.2% 7-11
-Stop keeping poultry 3.0% 6.3% 5.4/% 0.30 5.3% 4-6.8
-Wear mask 0.6% 0.2% 1.7% 0.07 1.0% 0.5-1.9
-Clean hands after contact 1.2% 3.5% 2.2% 0.23 2.5% 1.7-3.6
-Eat well cooked chicken 9.1% 28.5% 13.8% < 0.000 18.0% 15-20
  1. * Defined according to Lao Census 2005 in method section
  2. 95% CI: 95% Confidence Interval