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Table 3 Diversity of emm types in non-slum versus slum populations

From: Factors associated with Group A Streptococcus emm type diversification in a large urban setting in Brazil: a cross-sectional study

  Simpson's Diversity Index CI Number of Unique emmTypes Number of Isolates Proportion Unique
All 0.95 (0.94-0.97) 61 238 26.1%
Non-Slum 0.92 (0.89-0.96) 36 94 38.3%
Case 0.90 (0.84-0.97) 24 49 49.0%
Carriage 0.93 (0.88-0.97) 21 45 46.7%
Slum 0.97 (0.96-0.98) 53 144 36.8%
Case 0.96 (0.94-0.98) 34 74 45.9%
Carriage 0.98 (0.97-0.99) 41 69 59.4%