Table 1

HBeAg prevalence among HBsAg-positive females %, 1990
Region 0-9 10-19 20-29 30-39 40-49 50-59 60-69 70-79 80-89 90-99
Asia Pacific (high income) 74.34 53.09 42.68 32.48 20.40 14.59 15.57 19.26 21.93 22.81
Central Asia 70.04 48.51 36.09 27.52 18.54 14.15 13.25 14.02 15.10 15.56
East Asia 77.80 54.51 40.75 31.04 20.98 16.14 15.03 15.54 16.40 16.82
South Asia 60.55 44.70 33.66 25.61 17.29 13.36 12.54 13.13 14.05 14.46
South East Asia 80.74 55.19 40.39 30.58 20.71 16.04 14.98 15.49 16.39 16.84
Australasia 73.62 51.92 38.12 29.13 20.47 16.31 14.48 13.44 12.63 12.24
Caribbean 68.01 49.09 36.29 27.51 18.64 14.44 13.42 13.83 14.58 14.93
Central Europe 69.54 48.56 36.01 27.46 18.58 14.34 13.50 14.16 15.19 15.67
Eastern Europe 68.35 48.91 36.17 27.46 18.67 14.42 13.37 13.78 14.54 14.90
Western Europe 73.83 49.50 35.82 27.34 18.68 14.53 13.70 14.49 15.59 16.03
Andean LA 68.65 49.11 36.35 27.58 18.74 14.47 13.47 13.97 14.79 15.16
Central LA 68.75 49.15 36.32 27.63 18.79 14.52 13.53 13.99 14.78 15.16
Southern LA 74.81 52.23 38.47 29.23 19.89 15.40 14.31 14.76 15.63 16.09
Tropical LA 67.93 49.20 36.25 27.58 19.03 15.00 13.60 13.26 13.19 13.16
North Africa and Middle East 56.03 41.05 31.32 23.94 16.34 12.71 12.08 12.92 14.05 14.57
North America (high income) 67.08 48.79 36.71 28.07 19.03 14.49 13.49 14.11 15.12 15.63
Oceania 90.59 61.98 43.30 32.14 21.17 16.05 14.95 15.63 16.63 17.08
Central Sub-Saharan Africa 64.19 45.64 33.91 25.80 17.55 13.58 12.61 13.00 13.84 14.28
East Sub-Saharan Africa 70.19 48.90 35.82 26.93 18.02 13.86 12.83 13.29 14.13 14.52
Southern Sub-Saharan Africa 61.79 40.84 30.30 24.05 17.30 13.63 12.69 13.10 13.83 14.16
West Sub-Saharan Africa 55.57 42.20 33.70 26.10 17.80 13.70 12.70 13.23 14.05 14.40

Ott et al.

Ott et al. BMC Infectious Diseases 2012 12:131   doi:10.1186/1471-2334-12-131

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