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Table 1 Number and percentagea of children with Congenital Zika Syndrome, born between October 2015 and May 2017, according to sociodemographic and health characteristics. Bahiab, Brazil, November 2017

From: Cross-sectional study of the anthropometric characteristics of children with congenital Zika syndrome up to 12 months of life

Characteristics n %
Child Sex 46 -
Female 21 45.7
Male 25 54.3
Low Birthweight 46 -
No 35 76.1
Yes 11 23.9
Dysphagia 44 -
No 19 43.2
Yes 25 56.8
Seizures 43 -
No 20 46.5
Yes 23 53.5
Maternal Race/Skin color 37 -
White 2 5.4
Black 7 18.9
Mixed 28 75.7
Age group (years) 46 -
Teenager (≤19) 7 15.2
Adult (≥20) 39 84.8
Schooling 46 -
Up to incomplete elementary school 9 19.6
Complete elementary school until incomplete high school 12 26.1
Complete high school or more 25 54.3
Type of delivery 46 -
Vaginal 26 56.5
Cesarean 20 43.5
Type of pregnancy 46 -
Single 45 97.8
Twinning 1 2.2
Duration of pregnancy (weeks) 46 -
Term (≥37) 40 87.0
Pre-term (< 37) 6 13.0
  1. aIt refers only to children with information available on each variable
  2. bOnly 22 municipalities