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Table 1 Numbers of carriage samples and pneumococcal isolates by day-care room

From: Comparative analysis of Streptococcus pneumoniaetransmission in Portuguese and Finnish day-care centres

  Portugal Finland  
   DCC1 DCC2 DCC3  
  P1 P2 P3 F1 F2 F3 F4 F5 F6 F7 Total:
Number of children enrolled (/attendees) 16 (/16) 15 (/15) 16 (/16) 8 (/12) 17 (/22) 5 (/19) 5 (/21) 8 (/28) 12 (/23) 6 (/22) 108 (/194)
19F 38 24 26 0 0 3 8 3 0 0 102
23F 6 30 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 39
6B 6 0 23 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 31
14 1 8 13 0 0 0 1 1 0 2 26
9V 7 0 1 6 12 0 0 0 0 0 26
19A 6 7 1 4 4 0 0 0 0 0 22
3 0 0 0 0 12 2 0 0 4 3 21
10A 7 4 9 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 20
18C 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 18 2 20
15B/C 0 0 0 0 4 0 1 5 4 3 17
Non-typeable 4 3 8 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 15
11A 5 0 0 0 1 0 4 0 2 2 14
35F 0 0 0 0 5 0 0 2 0 0 7
16F 2 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 5
18F 2 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 5
22 0 0 0 0 0 2 3 0 0 0 5
38 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 3
15A 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2
33 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 2
6A 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 2
10 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
16 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1
18B 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 1
23B 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
35B 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1
7 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1
8 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
9N 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1
Total isolates (% samples) 87 (64%) 79 (64%) 88 (57%) 12 (17%) 45 (31%) 8 (16%) 18 (37%) 12 (24%) 30 (25%) 13 (22%) 392
Negative samples 50 45 67 60 98 42 31 37 89 46 565
Total samples 137 124 155 72 143 50 49 49 119 59 957
  1. The Portuguese day-care centre had three rooms (P1, P2, P3) and the three Finnish day-care centres (DCC1, DCC2, DCC3) had altogether 7 rooms (F1,…,F7).