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Table 3 Knowledge about vaccines in 2007 household survey

From: Community perceptions of a malaria vaccine in the Kintampo districts of Ghana

Vaccine type Local name Yes spontaneous n(%) Yes prompted n(%) No n(%) Do not know n(%)
Tuberculosis “NsamanwaPanie” 171 (36.7) 249 (53.4) 18 (3.9) 28 (6.0)
Poliomyelitis “MbubuePanie 241 (51.7) 187 (40.1) 10 (2.1) 28 (6.0)
DPT No local name 61 (13.0) 315 (67.6) 62 (13.3) 28 (6.0)
Measles NtekyemPanie 244 (52.4) 182 (39.1) 12 (2.6) 28 (6.0)
Hepatitis B Breboyadeepanie 15 (3.2) 339 (72.7) 84 (18.1) 28 (6.0)
Haemophilus influenza type B Hwinemuyadee 130 (2.8) 290 (62.2) 135 (29.0) 28 (6.0)
Yellow fever No local name 162 (34.8) 263 (56.4) 13 (2.8) 28 (6.0)