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Table 2 Participant demographics and prevalence of scabies and impetigo (N = 324)

From: Prevalence of scabies and impetigo in the Solomon Islands: a school survey

Study Sample Scabies Impetigo
  N (%) n % (95%CI) Adjusted RR (95%CI) n % (95%CI) Adjusted RR (95%CI)
Sex
 Female 168 (51.9) 77 45.8 (38.1-53.7) Ref 39 23.2 (17.1-30.3) Ref
 Male 156 (48.2) 99 63.5 (55.4-71.0) 1.4 (1.1-1.7) 65 41.7 (33.8-49.8) 1.7 (1.2-2.4)
Age (Years)
 4-6 35 (10.8) 12 34.3 (19.1-52.2) Ref 14 40.0 (23.9-57.9) Ref
 7-9 121 (37.4) 66 54.5 (45.2-63.6) 1.6 (1.0-2.6) 44 36.4 (27.8-45.6) 1 (0.6-1.5)
 10-12 132 (40.7) 81 61.4 (52.5-69.7) 1.8 (1.1-2.9) 35 26.5 (19.2-34.9) 0.7 (0.5-1.2)
 13-15 36 (11.1) 17 47.2 (30.4-64.5) 1.4 (0.8-2.5) 11 30.6 (16.3-48.1) 0.8 (0.4-1.5)