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Volume 9, Number 10—October 2003

Research

Environmental Risk and Meningitis Epidemics in Africa

Anna M. Molesworth*, Luis E. Cuevas*, Stephen J. Connor*, Andrew P. Morse†, and Madeleine C. Thomson*Comments to Author 
Author affiliations: *Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine, Liverpool, United Kingdom; †University of Liverpool, Liverpool, United Kingdom

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Table 4

Population residing in districts at risk for meningitis epidemics in Africa

Risk No. of districts 1990 population in millions (%)
Low
1,572
291 (49)
Moderate
971
162 (27)
High
482
102 (17)
Very high
251
44 (7)
Not known
5
1 (<1)
Total 3,281 600

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