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Volume 26, Number 11—November 2020

Analysis of SARS-CoV-2 Transmission in Different Settings, Brunei

Liling ChawComments to Author , Wee Chian Koh, Sirajul Adli Jamaludin, Lin Naing, Mohammad Fathi Alikhan, and Justin Wong
Author affiliations: Universiti Brunei Darussalam, Jalan Tungku Link, Brunei (L. Chaw, L. Naing); Centre for Strategic and Policy Studies, Jalan Pasar Baru Gadong, Brunei (W.C. Koh); Ministry of Health, Bandar Seri Begawan, Brunei (S.A. Jamaludin, M.F. Alikhan, J. Wong)

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Table 4

Characteristics and mean observed reproductive number for each setting in which infection of severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 occurred, Brunei

Setting No. nonprimary cases Proportion of links with nonzero infections Total no. of close contacts Contacts traced per case Range of setting size Mean observed reproductive number (95% CI)
Household 28 0.36 264 9.4 1–13 0.67 (0.44–0.96)
Relatives 5 0.11 144 28.8 1–26 0.26 (0.09–0.61)
Workplace 6 0.20 848 141.3 1–202 0.24 (0.09–0.52)
Social 4 0.16 445 111.3 1–179 0.16 (0.04–0.41)
Local religious gathering 8 1.00 54 6.8 54* 2.67 (NA)*
Overall 51 0.37 1,755 34.4 1–220 0.94 (0.70–1.24)

*Indicates only a single event, so no range for setting size or calculated 95% CI are available. NA, not applicable.

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