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Table 5 Cholera incidence rate and population-based rate ratios by strata of districts classified according to urbanization level and order of neighborhood and/or adjacency to Kumasi Metropolis, 1997–2001.

From: Spatial and demographic patterns of Cholera in Ashanti region - Ghana

Urbanization (%) Neighborhood Cholera cases Population Rate(per10000) Rate ratio(95% CI)
Low Adjoining 84 146028 5.75 12.59 (8.57–18.55)
0.0–16.5 Non-adjoining 42 919558 0.46 Reference
Medium Adjoining 330 361786 9.12 16.46 (10.96–24.88)
19.2–35.6 Non-adjoining 27 487117 0.55 Reference
High Adjoining 148 164668 8.99 19.67 (12.22–31.95)
38.9–100 Non-adjoining 21 459524 0.46 Reference