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Table 3 Association between S. aureus and S. pneumoniae by age groups

From: High genetic diversity of Staphylococcus aureus strains colonising the nasopharynx of Gambian villagers before widespread use of pneumococcal conjugate vaccines

Age groups S. aureus S. pneumoniae p - value
   No N (%) Yes N (%)  
Under 2 years No 5 (62.5) 115(81) 0.198
Yes 3 (37.5) 27(19)  
2-under 5 years No 4 (40) 99 (70.7) 0.072
Yes 6 (60) 41 (29.3)  
5-under 15 years No 19 (82.6) 96 (75.6) 0.597
Yes 5 (17.4) 31 (24.4)  
15 and above years No 47 (72.3) 64 (75.2) 0.710
Yes 18 (27.7) 21 (24.7)