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Table 3 Reported measles cases and attack rate by BES target age groups

From: Assessment of routine surveillance data as a tool to investigate measles outbreaks in Mozambique

  Maputo City 1998 Manica District 2002 Gondola District 2002
Age group (months) N (%) AR N (%) AR N (%) AR
< 9 80 (22) 24 14 (12) 27 15 (11) 24
9–23 Vaccinated 50 (14) 15 6 (5) 7 26 (19) 52
9–23 non-vaccinated 51 (14) 86 26 (21) 481 35 (26) 120
≥ 24 179 (50) 2 75 (62) 5 59 (44) 3
Total 360 4 121 7 135 7
  1. Source: BES (Epidemic Weekly Bulletin).
  2. AR: Attack Rate = Number of measles cases reported/Target population × 10.000