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Table 3 Days lost to productivity by socio-demographic groups

From: Economic costs of fever to households in the middle belt of Ghana

Variables N Total days
lost
Mean days
lost
SD Median iqr (25th–75th percentile)
Age groups (years)
 <18 40 36 0.9 2.9 0 0
 ≥18 441 1984.5 4.5 4.3 4 0–7.0
Total 481 2020.5 4.2 4.3 3.0 0–7.0
Sex
 Male 167 768.2 4.6 4.4 4.0 0–6.0
 Female 314 1256 4.0 4.2 3.0 0–7.0
Total 481 2024.2 4.2 4.3 3.0 0–7.0
Students 386 937 2.4 2.6 2.0 0–4.0
Main occupation
 Farmer 253 1442.1 5.7 4.2 5.0 3.0–7.0
 Formal sector 27 94.5 3.5 4.1 3.0 0–6.0
 Trader 86 361.2 4.2 4.2 3.0 0–6.0
 Artisans 25 92.5 3.7 4.2 4.0 0–5.0
 Unemployed 9 14.4 1.6 2.5 0 0–2.0
 Other 1 6 6.0 0 6.0 0