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Table 1 Measles attack rate by age, sub-county, sex, and parish during a measles outbreak: Mayuge District, Uganda, July – October 2016

From: Measles outbreak propagated by children congregating at water collection points in Mayuge District, eastern Uganda, July – October, 2016

Characteristics/Variable Population Cases AR/10,000
Age (Months) < 11 6672 9 13
12–59 24,671 38 15
> 60+ 123,818 15 1.2
Sub county Kityerera 49,330 20 4.1
Malongo 105,831 42 4.0
Sex Males 73,736 32 4.3
Females 76,810 30 3.9
Parishes in Malongo Sub-county Bumwena 2649 21 79
Bukatabira 5167 4 7.7
Malongo 17,971 10 5.6
Namoni 5790 3 5.2
Buluuta 11,852 3 2.5
Namadhi 6373 1 1.6
Bukalenzi 11,500 1 0.87
Parishes in Kityerera Sub-county Kityerera 13,449 19 14
Maumu 4392 1 2.3