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Table 2 Rate of isolation of enteric Campylobacter from diarrhoeic and non-diarrhoeic samples, Moramanga, 2010-2012

From: Campylobacter infection in a cohort of rural children in Moramanga, Madagascar

  Number of positive samples  
   Diarrhoeal stools Non-diarrhoeal stools  
Age group Child-days at risk Number of episodes Number positive (%) Number of tests Number positive (%) Number of infections
0-5 months 27,616 64 4 (6.2) 564 14 (2.5) 18
6-11 months 77,208 171 16 (9.3) 641 93 (14.5) 109
12-17 months 68,184 102 10 (9.8) 557 90 (16.1) 100
18-23 months 25,146 64 6 (9.4) 535 46 (8.6) 52
24-29 months 30,859 40 4 (10.0) 399 22 (5.5) 26
30-36 months 27,353 18 1 (5.5) 269 13 (4.8) 14
Total 256,366 459 41 (8.9) 2965 278 (9.4) 319