Canadian Journal of Gastroenterology and Hepatology / 2016 / Article / Tab 2

Research Article

Hepatitis B Awareness and Knowledge in Asian Communities in British Columbia

Table 2

HBV awareness of survey respondents.

Hepatitis B awareness
(%)
Total
()
Chinese
()
South Asian
()
Filipino
()
Korean
()
Southeast Asian
()

Are you aware of a disease called hepatitis B?
 Yes798 (78.8)465 (89.0)152 (55.5)103 (88.1)46 (76.2)32 (82.1)
 No184 (18.2)49 (9.4)109 (39.8)10 (8.5)10 (17.5)5 (12.8)
 Uncertain31 (3.1)8 (1.5)13 (4.7)4 (3.4)4 (6.3)2 (5.1)
Is hepatitis B a concern of the Asian community?
 Yes495 (48.9)297 (57.0)90 (32.8)56 (48.3)32 (54.0)18 (46.2)
 No229 (22.6)89 (17.0)81 (29.6)29 (24.6)20 (33.3)10 (25.6)
 Uncertain289 (28.5)136 (26.0)103 (37.6)32 (27.1)8 (12.7)11 (28.2)

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