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Table 1 Demographic characteristics of study participants from Kacheliba in West Pokot and Lokitoung in Turkana Counties

From: Serological evidence of Flavivirus circulation in human populations in Northern Kenya: an assessment of disease risk 2016–2017

Characteristic West Pokot County Turkana County Combined
N % N % N %
All 464 100.0 413 100.0 877 100.0
Sex
 Female 324 69.8 241 58.4 565 64.4
 Male 140 30.2 172 41.6 312 35.6
Age (years)
 13–19 14 3 48 11.6 62 7.1
 20–29 101 21.8 139 33.7 240 27.4
 30–39 106 22.8 86 20.8 192 21.9
 40–49 77 16.6 38 9.2 115 13.1
 50+ 166 35.8 102 24.7 268 30.6
Occupation
 Farmer 457 98.5 71 17.2 528 60.2
 Wife/housegirl 0 0.0 198 47.9 198 22.6
 Fisherman/vendor 0 0.0 82 19.9 82 9.4
 Teacher/student 4 0.9 17 4.1 21 2.4
 Other 3 0.7 45 10.9 48 5.5
Herdsman
 No 425 91.6 373 90.3 798 91.0
 Yes 39 8.4 40 9.7 79 9.0
Yellow Fever vaccinated
 No 192 41.4 176 42.6 368 42.0
 Yes 182 39.2 11 2.7 193 22.0
 don’t know 90 19.4 226 54.7 316 36.0