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Table 1 Summary of epidemiological characteristics of the 2576 dengue cases in north Queensland, Australia- (Data set 1)

From: Epidemiology of dengue in a high-income country: a case study in Queensland, Australia

Variables Locally-acquired dengue cases Imported dengue cases No origin
N = 1937 (%) N = 158 (%) N = 481 (%)
Age    
Min 0.7 0.4 1.0
Max 88 74 86.0
Mean 38.1 40.2 37.4
Gender    
Female 924 (47.7) 61 (38.6) 195 (40.5)
Male 1010 (52.1) 97 (61.4) 271 (56.3)
NI 3 (0.2) 0 (−) 15 (3.1)
District    
Cairns and Hinterland 1651 (85.2) 113 (71.5) 469 (97.5)
Townsville 286 (14.8) 45 (28.5) 12 (2.5)
Serogroup    
1 68 (3.5) 31 (19.6) 2 (0.4)
2 535 (27.6) 34 (21.5) 31 (6.4)
3 890 (45.9) 27 (17.1) 417 (86.7)
4 45 (2.3) 13 (8.2) 0 (−)
NI 399 (20.6) 53 (33.5) 31 (6.4)