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Table 1 Baseline data on alcohol-based handrub (ABHR) consumption among 230 long-term care facilities (LTCFs) stratified by types of settings, Hungary, 2013

From: Use of hand hygiene agents as a surrogate marker of compliance in Hungarian long-term care facilities: first nationwide survey

Type of LTCF Number of LTCFs n (%) Number of healthcare workers (HCWs) Annual consumption of ABHR in litres Distribution of ABHR consumption, mL/HCWs per day
Median (IQR) Median (IQR) 10th percentile Median 90th percentile
General nursing homes 184 (80) 19.5 (4–150) 15.0 (0–415) 0.4 2.2 9.4
LTCFs for the physically disabled people 29 (13) 54.0 (6–136) 24.0 (0–120) 0 1.5 4.4
Psychiatric LTCFs 11 (4.8) 52.0 (23–310) 45.0 (10–565) 0.4 2.5 5.7
Rehabilitation centres 1 (0.4) 75.0 (–) 800 (–)
Other LTCFs 5 (2.2) 12.0 (5–30) 20.0 (6–33) 0. 8 3.5 4.7
Total 230 23.0 (4–310) 15.5 (0–800) 0.4 2.2 9.1