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Table 1 Characteristics of the eligible sampled and missed population in the 2007 lymphatic filariasis C-survey in American Samoa

From: Prevalence and risk factors associated with lymphatic filariasis in American Samoa after mass drug administration

  Eligible (%) Sampled (%) Missed (%)
Total 2216 1881 335
Gender
 Female 1150 (51.9) 1000 (53.2) 150 (48.8)
 Male 1066 (48.1) 881 (46.8) 185 (52.2)
Age group (years)
 2–9 293 (13.2) 269 (14.3) 24 (7.2)
 10–19 601 (27.1) 512 (27.2) 89 (26.6)
 20–29 325 (14.7) 266 (14.1) 59 (17.6)
 30–39 330 (14.9) 273 (14.5) 57 (17.0)
 40–49 296 (13.4) 235 (12.5) 61 (18.2)
 50–59 186 (8.4) 169 (9.0) 17 (5.1)
 60 + 185 (8.3) 157 (8.3) 28 (8.4)
Island of residence
 Tutuila/Aunu’u 2094 (94.5) 1773 (94.3) 321 (95.8)
 Ofu-Olosega 57 (2.6) 53 (2.8) 4 (1.2)
 Ta’u 65 (2.9) 55 (2.9) 10 (3.0)