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Table 5 Administration of vaccines later than the recommended date for infants in the Kilinochchi district

From: Was there a disparity in age appropriate infant immunization uptake in the theatre of war in the North of Sri Lanka at the height of the hostilities?: a cross-sectional study in resettled areas in the Kilinochchi district

Type of Vaccine Vaccination later than the recommended period
  Number (%) vaccinated late Mean No of days delayed (SD) Median no of days delayed Minimum number of days delayed Maximum number of days delayed
BCG 14 (4.7) 15.4 (4.3) 16 8 21
DPT 1+Hepatitis B 1 136 (45.3) 20.2 (2.0) 10 1 89
OPV 1 136 (45.3) 20.2 (2.0) 10 1 89
DPT 2+Hepatitis B 2 158 (52.7) 41.2 (4.0) 36 1 179
OPV 2 158 (52.7) 41.2 (4.0) 36 1 179
DPT 3+Hepatitis B 3 211(71.2) 38.9 (3.4) 29 1 115
OPV 3 211 (71.2) 38.9 (3.4) 29 1 115
Measles 110 (40.0) 37.9 (3.7) 30.5 1 253