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Table 2 Comparison of mean, 95% confidence intervals, median, Inter Quartile Range in groups A to H

From: Sero-prevalence of virus neutralizing antibodies for rabies in different groups of dogs following vaccination

Group Days Mean Median Minimum Maximum IQR % with protective titer
Group A
(n = 47)
Previously vaccinated Adult stray dogs
0 6.66 (4.05–9.92) 2 (1.32–8.74) 0.02 49.09 9.4 70.21
30 51.85(35.90–71.27) 36.44 (13.74–49.05) 1.96 269.76 41.1 100
180 22.89 (15.11–31.20) 10.53 (8.43–14.32) 0.4 100.4 31.17 100
360 7.177 (4.25–10.88) 2 (1.62–4.01) 0.19 49.09 8.08 82.98
Group B
(n = 47)
Previously unvaccinated Adult stray dogs
0 0.13 (.08–.19) 0.65 (0.2–.08) 0.02 0.8 0.08 6.4
30 12.61 (7.23–19.89) 4 (2.10–9.80) 0.02 102.6 11.68 87.24
180 9.16 (4.74–15.29) 2.15 (1.78–5.48) 0.02 110.2 7.75 87.24
360 3.89 (1.93) 0.67 (47–1.70) 0.02 50.24 1.85 59.82
Group C
(n = 47)
Previously vaccinated domestic juveniles
0 15.99 (8.06–26.10) 2.7 (1.63–6.78) 0.03 177.5 8.53 78.72
30 34.77 (18.07–56.20) 10.74 (5.40–11.59) 0.03 269.79 25.11 95.74
180 27.09 (13.40–45.05) 8.34 (2.90–13-84) 0.06 269.83 17.76 93.62
360 21.59 (9.00–37.74) 2.90 (1.98–7.78) 0.08 229 8.31 78.72
Group D
(n = 63)
Previously unvaccinated domestic juveniles
0 0.11 (0.07–0.14) 0.06 (0.02–0.08) 0.02 0.8 0.07 1.59
30 17.39 (11.34–24.13) 9.40 (4.07–10.74) 0.02 125 17.44 93.65
180 11.21 (6.05–17.26) 2.50 (2.12–5.20) 0.02 124.02 6.34 93.65
360 3.04 (1.53–4.71) 0.44 (0.28–0.52) 0.02 27.4 1.7 42.86
Group E
(n = 51)
Adult dogs with regular annual vaccination
0 13.62 (6.01–24-24) 29(.56–2.96) 0.03 214.63 7.28 76.47
30 29.81 (14.55–46.80) 10.02 (2.50–11.04) 0.03 269.79 18.87 96
180 39.47 (20.48–60.20) 10.50 (2.35–12.46) 0.06 269.83 18.03 88
360 24.23 (11.11–40.90) 2.56 (2.19–8.93) 0.36 229 10.21 78
Group F
(n = 48)
Adult dogs without regular vaccination
0 6.84 (3.14–11.06) 0.93 (0.55–2.28) 0.03 51.41 5.6 77.08
30 25.73 (15.20–40.34) 10.74 (4.30–19.54) 0.72 269.76 17.54 100
180 16.95 (11.12–23.80) 9.41 (2.35–15.56) 0.06 96.5 17.85 95.84
360 9.69 (5.91–13.97) 2.95 (2.07–8.93) 0.26 47.98 9.15 83.33
Group G
(n = 40)
Puppies of previously vaccinated dams
0 0.10 (0.07–0.14) 0.08 (0.08–0.08) 0.02 0.44 0.03 0
30 10.66 (7.93–13.74) 9.80 (9.70–10.20) 0.4 49.09 6.3 97.5
180 4.63 (3.16–6.46) 3.31 (2.00–5.35) 0.04 32.5 5.64 82.5
360 0.23 (0.15–0.35) 0.09 (0.08–0.19) 0.04 1.8 0.32 7.5
Group H
(n = 37)
Puppies of previously unvaccinated dams
0 0.07 (0.06–0.09) 0.08 (0.04–0.08) 0.02 0.38 0.04 0
30 12.56 (8.32–17.15) 8.50 (4.70–10.45) 0.08 51.45 9.75 94.59
180 4.76 (3.00–6.80) 2.09 (0.59–5.40) 0.08 25.6 7.31 78.38
360 0.32 (0.21–0.44) 0.19 (0.09–0.40) 0.04 1.5 0.36 10.81