Table 1

Baseline socio-demographic characteristics of Children on ART at Felege Hiwot referral hospital, January 1st, 2006 - March 31st, 2011
Variable Frequency Percent (%)
Age
  < 1yr 22 4.0
  1-5 yr 197 35.9
  5-15 yr 330 60.1
Sex
  Male 286 52.1
  Female 263 47.9
Residence
  Urban 365 66.5
  Rural 184 33.5
Care giver of the child (n=452)
  Parents 377 83.4
  Guardian 19 4.2
  In Orphanage centers 10 2.2
  Grand parents 36 8.0
  Sibling 10 2.2
Orphan hood (n = 438)
  Mother and father alive 241 55.0
  Maternal orphan 102 23.3
  Paternal orphan 38 8.7
  Double orphan 57 13.0

Koye et al.

Koye et al. BMC Pediatrics 2012 12:161   doi:10.1186/1471-2431-12-161

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