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Table 4 Number and proportion of cases seeking healthcare by cause of illness; mortality and health survey, MSF Walikale project, 2017

From: Mortality and health survey, Walikale, Democratic Republic of the Congo, 2017: an example of the use of survey data for humanitarian program planning

 n/N% (95% CI)P value
Cause of illness  p = 0.652
 Fever/ malaria240/40259.7 (51.1–67.7) 
 Respiratory infection46/8554.1 (39.7–67.9) 
 Diarrhoea34/7644.7 (34.7–55.2) 
 Other infectious21/3459.1 (0.47–69.8) 
 Pregnancy related6/1060.0 (51.1–67.7) 
 Trauma/ accident6/785.7 (39.6–98.2) 
 Measles0/2 
 Other55/9361.8 (41.4–78.7) 
Age-group  p = 0.382
 0 to 11 months30/4763.8 (48.0–77.1) 
 1 to 4 years135/21363.4 (53.9–71.9) 
 5 to 14 years83/6251.2 (40.7–61.7) 
 15 to 60 years140/24956. 2 (48.0–64.1) 
 60+ years20/3852.6 (35.3–69.3) 
Gender  p = 0.383
 Male180/30259.6 (52.2–66.6) 
 Female228/40756.02 (48.0–63.7)