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Volume 24, Number 1—January 2018

Zika Virus Testing and Outcomes during Pregnancy, Florida, USA, 2016

Colette Shiu1, Rebecca Starker1, Jaclyn Kwal, Michelle Bartlett, Anise Crane, Samantha Greissman, Naiomi Gunaratne, Meghan Lardy, Michelle Picon, Patricia Rodriguez, Ivan Gonzalez, and Christine L. CurryComments to Author 
Author affiliations: University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, Miami, Florida, USA (C. Shiu, R. Starker, J. Kwal, M. Bartlett, A. Crane, S. Greissman, N. Gunaratne, M. Lardy, M. Picon, P. Rodriguez, I. Gonzalez, C.L. Curry); Jackson Memorial Hospital, Miami (P. Rodriguez, I. Gonzalez, C.L. Curry)

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Table 1

Demographic characteristics of 2,327 pregnant women tested for Zika virus, Miami–Dade County, Florida, USA, 2016

Characteristic Result
Age, y, mean ± SD
28.9 ± 6.09
Race/ethnicity,* no. (%)
Non-Hispanic white 262 (11.3)
Non-Hispanic black 741 (31.8)
Hispanic 996 (42.8)
Haitian 265 (11.4)
Asian/Pacific Islander 42 (1.8)
Native American 2 (0.1)
19 (0.8)
Insurance, no. (%)
Public 1,535 (66.0)
Private 350 (15.0)
Not insured
442 (19.0)
Primary language, no. (%)
English 1,472 (63.3)
Spanish 609 (26.2)
Haitian Creole 214 (9.2)
Other 32 (1.4)

*Race/ethnicity listed as “ethnic group” and was patient self-identified.

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1These authors contributed equally to this article.

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