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Table 6 Cholera incidence rate and population-based rate ratios by strata of districts classified according to overcrowding level and order of neighborhood and/or adjacency to Kumasi Metropolis, 1997–2001.

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

Overcrowding Neighborhood Cholera cases Population Rate(per 10,000) Rate ratio(95% CI)
Low Adjoining 0 0 0.00 0
(-4.5 < OI < -1.66) Non-adjoining 51 1048225 0.49 *
Medium Adjoining 286 237610 12.04 26.43 (17.16–41.05)
(-0.73 < OI < -0.37) Non-adjoining 24 526946 0.46 Reference
High Adjoining 276 434872 6.35 12.31 (7.17–21.51)
(-0.25 < OI < 3.20) Non-adjoining 15 291028 0.52 Reference
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