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Table 3 Incidence of COVID-19 related fear, threat, worry, infection, and exposure

From: Examining resilience of individuals living with sickle cell disease in the COVID-19 pandemic

Variable N %
Fear of COVID-19
Not at all 17 17.5
A little bit 19 19.6
Somewhat 15 15.5
Very much 24 24.7
Extremely 22 22.7
Feeling threatened by COVID-19
Not at all 16 16.5
A little bit 20 20.6
Somewhat 26 26.8
Very much 25 25.8
Extremely 10 10.3
Worried about COVID-19 Infection
Not at all 18 18.6
Slightly 24 24.7
Moderately 20 20.6
Very 17 17.5
Extremely 18 18.6
During the past two weeks, have you been exposed to someone likely to have Coronavirus/COVID-19?
Yesa 4 4.1
No 93 95.9
During the past two weeks, have you been suspected of having Coronavirus/COVID-19 infection?
Yesb 6 6.2
No 91 93.8
During the past two weeks, has anyone in your family been diagnosed with Coronavirus/COVID-19?
Yesc 6 6.2
No 92 93.8
During the past two weeks, have you had any of the following symptoms?
Fever 6 6.2
Cough 15 15.5
Shortness of breath 12 12.4
Sore throat 6 6.2
Fatigue 35 36.1
Loss of taste or smell 2 2.1
Other symptomd 52 53.6
  1. aYes, someone with a positive test; Yes, someone with a medical diagnosis, but no test; Yes, someone with possible symptoms, but no diagnosis by a doctor
  2. bYes, I have had a positive test; Yes, I have been tested and tested negative; Yes, I had a medical diagnosis, but no test; Yes, have had some possible symptoms, but no diagnosis by doctor
  3. cYes, member of household; Yes, non-household member
  4. dOther: runny nose, sneezing, muscle/body aches, vomiting, diarrhea, other symptom