Table 1

Baseline characteristics of adolescents enrolled in the Iganga/Mayuge TB Cohort Study, 2009
Characteristic Study population Percentage
Total 5000 100
Age (Years)
12-14 2339 47
15-16 1482 29
17-18 1179 24
Sex
Male 2589 52
Marital status
Married 33 0.7
Level of education
>7 years 696 13.9
≤ 7 years 4250 85
Never attended school 14 0.3
Unknown 40 0.8
Enrolment status
In school 4678 94
Out of school 322 6
Tribe
Basoga 4089 81.8
Others 911 18.2

Waako et al.

Waako et al. BMC Infectious Diseases 2013 13:349   doi:10.1186/1471-2334-13-349

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