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Volume 22, Number 1—January 2016

Seroepidemiology of Human Enterovirus 71 Infection among Children, Cambodia

Paul F. Horwood, Alessio Andronico, Arnaud Tarantola, Henrik Salje, Veasna Duong, Channa Mey, Sovann Ly, Philippe Dussart, Simon Cauchemez, and Philippe BuchyComments to Author 
Author affiliations: Institut Pasteur in Cambodia, Phnom Penh, Cambodia (P.F. Horwood, A. Tarantola, V. Duong, C. Mey, P. Dussart, P. Buchy); Institut Pasteur, Paris, France (A. Andronico, H. Salje, S. Cauchemez); Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland, USA (H. Salje); Ministry of Health, Phnom Penh (S. Ly); GlaxoSmithKline Vaccines, Singapore (P. Buchy)

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Population statistics and enterovirus 71 seroprevalence among children 2–15 years of age, by geographic quadrant, Cambodia, 2000–2011

Quadrant Population (% seroprevalence)* No. participants (% of dataset) Overall seroprevalence, no. (%)
Northwest 2,785,308 (20.2) 535 (31.3) 488 (91.2)
Northeast 1,445,009 (10.5) 76 (4.4) 64 (84.2)
Southwest 3,831,832 (27.8) 314 (18.4) 271 (86.3)
5,703,047 (41.4)
782 (45.8)
693 (88.6)
Total 13,765,196 (100) 1,707 (100) 1,516 (88.8)

*All-age population in 2008 (census nearest to retrospective study midpoint). Data from the National Institute of Statistics, Directorate General for Health, Cambodia Demographic ICF Macro, 2011; General Population Census of Cambodia, 2008; and Ministry of Planning, 2009.

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