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Table 2 Observed frequencies for serological diagnoses stratified by education level among 973 first generation Korean adults screened for hepatitis B in the Inland Empire during 2009–2010

From: Lower than expected hepatitis B virus infection prevalence among first generation Koreans in the U.S.: results of HBV screening in the Southern California Inland Empire

Education level Infected Immune due to natural infection Susceptible Immune due to vaccination Other/further testing Total
Declined to answer 0 13 (3.7%) 5 (2.6%) 17 (4.3%) 0 35 (3.6%)
Less than High School 1 (3.5%) 35 (10.1%) 10 (5.1%) 10 (2.6%) 2 (22.2%) 58 (6.0%)
High school 5 (17.2%) 59 (17.0%) 31 (15.8%) 51 (13.0%) 4 (44.4%) 150 (15.4%)
More than High School 23 (79.3%) 240 (69.2%) 150 (76.5%) 314 (80.1%) 3 (33.3%) 730 (75.0%)
Total 29 (100%) 347 (100%) 196 (100%) 392 (100%) 9 (100%) 973 (100%)