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Table 2 Knowledge, attitude and practice of wintersun vacationers to the Gambia in comparison to travellers to other destinations carrying a high risk of transmission of malaria

From: The knowledge, attitudes and practices of wintersun vacationers to the Gambia toward prevention of malaria: is it really that bad?

Outcome variable Gambia (n = 373) Other high-risk destination (n = 335) Difference
  n Outcome 95% CI Time trend n Outcome 95% CI Time trend Outcome Time trend
     ↑↓ P-value     ↑↓ P-value P-value P-value
Knowledge n/N (%)   273/373 (73.2) 68.4-77.6 ↑ 0.071   243/335 (72.5) 67.4-77.3 0.97 0.052 0.22
Attitude mean (SD) 328 72.0 (23.3) 79.4-84.6 ↑ 0.001 189 71.9 (26.9) 68.0-75.8 ↑ 0.001 0.47 0.68
Practice mean (SD) 365 65.6 (23.0) 63.2-68.0 0.36 245 56.5 (32.9) 52.3-60.7 ↑ <0.0005 0.001 0.046
  1. P-values were calculated after adjustment for year of survey; of other parameters the unadjusted estimates are presented.