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Table 3 Impetigo prevalence and severity by municipality and age group

From: Prevalence of scabies and impetigo in school-age children in Timor-Leste

  Study sample
n
Impetigo cases and unweighted prevalence
n (%)
AOR
(95% CI)
Severity
Very mild
n (%)
Mild
n (%)
Moderate
n (%)
Severe
n (%)
Sex
 Male 442 65 (14.7) Ref 59 (90.8) 5 (7.7) 1 (1.5) 0
 Female 514 56 (10.9) 0.7 (0.5–1.1) 53 (94.6) 3 (5.4) 0 0
 Total 956       
Age (years)
 0–4 25 7 (28.0) 2.0 (0.8–5.1) 6 (85.7) 1 (14.3) 0 0
 5–9 445 58 (13.0) Ref 54 (93.1) 3 (5.2) 1 (1.7) 0
 10–14 487 56 (11.5) 0.9 (0.6–1.4) 52 (92.9) 4 (7.1) 0 0
 15–18 8 1 (12.5) 0.8 (0.1–6.9) 1 (100) 0 0 0
 Total 965       
Municipality
 Dili 497 43 (8.7) Ref 40 (93.0) 3 (7.0) 0 0
 Ermera 363 54 (14.9) 1.9* (1.2–3.0) 53 (98.1) 1 (1.9) 0 0
 Manufahi 183 33 (18.0) 2.2* (1.3–3.7) 28 (84.8) 4 (12.1) 1 (3.0) 0
 Total 1043 130 (12.5)   121 (93.1) 8 (6.2) 1 (0.8) 0
  1. AOR adjusted odds ratio, CI confidence interval, ref reference category, *significance at p < 0.05