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Table 1 Baseline Characteristics of Adult Refugees Resettling in a Connecticut district, 2013–2015

From: Vaccine completion and infectious diseases screening in a cohort of adult refugees following resettlement in the U.S.: 2013–2015

Variable Value
Total participants, n 111
Age, median (IQR), years 30 (18–76)
Sex, n (%) female 45 (41%)
Country of Origin, n (%)
 Iraq 59 (53%)
 Afghanistan 20 (19%)
 Eritrea 12 (11%)
 Ethiopia 6 (5%)
 Othera 14 (13%)
Time between resettlement and screening, median (IQR), days 34 (15–44)
English proficiency, n (%) 20 (18%)
Resettled simultaneously with family (> 1 person), number (%) 85 (77%)
  1. Note: IQR Interquartile range
  2. a Other countries include Sudan, Syria, the Democratic Republic of Congo, and Colombia