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Table 5 VL reporting speed of Bihari and Nepali district health managers to the respective state or national health authority

From: Visceral leishmaniasis diagnosis and reporting delays as an obstacle to timely response actions in Nepal and India

  EWARS sites - Nepal D(P)HOs - Nepal DMOs - Bihar
N 9 12 9
Mean (weeks) 2,7 10,8 4
95% Confidence Int. 1.2-6.5 6.6-14.9  
Std. Error (SEM) 1.7 1.9 0
Std. Deviation (SD) 5,0 6,5 0
Kolmogorov-Smirnov p < 0.01 p < 0.01 p < 0.01
Median 1 16 4
Interquartile range 0 12 0
Full range 15 15 0
Mann-Whitney U-Test: EWARS sites -Nepal/D(P)HOs - Nepal p = 0.002
Mann-Whitney U-Test: D(P)HOs – Nepal/DMOs - Bihar p = 0.024
Mann-Whitney U-Test: EWARS sites/DMOs - Bihar p = 0.002
  1. Data is given as total as well as stratified by type of district health authority.