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Table 1 Characteristics of children < 6 years of age with history of varicella, the Netherlands, 2007

From: The burden of varicella from a parent's perspective and its societal impact in The Netherlands: an Internet survey

  N (%)
Total with history of varicella 2,564 (100)
Gender; girls 1,236 (48.2)
Mean age ± SD in years (range) 4.0 ± 1.3 years (range 0.2-5.9)
Age groups (in years)  
   0 55 (2.1)
   1 198 (7.7)
   2 341 (13.3)
   3 521 (20.3)
   4 704 (27.5)
   5 745 (29.1)
Time elapsed at survey since varicella episode  
   Currently ill 55 (2.1)
   Last month 88 (3.4)
   2-5 months ago 331 (12.9)
   6-12 months ago 430 (16.8)
   1-2 years ago 719 (28.0)
   More than 2 years ago 941 (36.7)
Mean age ± SD in years (range) history of varicella ≤ 12 months (n = 904) 2.7 ± 1.5 years (range 0.2-5.9)