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Table 4 Anxiety, associations with infection and perceptions of risk group

From: Early responses to H7N9 in southern Mainland China

Associations with H7N9 Correlation Spearman r with Anxiety (number)
- Floating pigs .18** (1004)
- New migrants .07 (1001)
- Poor Chinese hygiene .05 (1006)
- Unhygienic poultry trade .11** (1008)
- Recent temperature fluctuations .07 (1006)
- Global climate change .05 (1007)
Risk group  
- Regular contact with poultry .06 (928)
- Migrants .01 (800)
- Children .14** (904)
- Young people .08 (879)
- Elderly people .10* (933)
- Those with weak immunity .08 (920)
  1. *p < .01; ** p < .001.
  2. Note numbers in risk group exclude those who were uncertain.