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Table 1 Prevalence of patients infected by hospital type and region; 1st National Prevalence study, Benin, October 2012

From: Prevalence of nosocomial infections and anti-infective therapy in Benin: results of the first nationwide survey in 2012

Subgroup Patients surveyed (N) Patients infected (N) Prevalence of infected patients (%)
ALL 3130 597 19.1
By region    
North region 1175 353 30.0
South region 917 165 18.0
Central region 1038 79 7.6
By hospital type    
Departmental 642 134 20.9
General hospital 1801 323 17.9
University hospital 665 132 20.5