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Table 1 Summary statistics (median and range) of population size, population density (people/km2) and altitude of the provinces reporting dengue sometime during the study period (1994-2008) stratified by geographic region

From: The influence of geographic and climate factors on the timing of dengue epidemics in Perú, 1994-2008

Geographic region Num. of Provinces Population (median, range) Population Density (median, range) Altitude (median, range)
Jungle 28 64317 (7662, 503095) 7.9 (0.4, 38.0) 304 (124, 1835)
Mountain 25 62105 (18470, 285770) 20.7 (3.52, 91.4) 2294 (184, 4864)
Coast 26 130220 (15648, 6723130) 47.9 (7.4 - 5264) 192.5 (1, 4238)