Table 1

Characteristics of the six catchment areas studied

Catchment Population

Total patients actively on ART

Estimated number of residents receiving ART

HIV Prevalence Residents (%)

Estimated Residents HIV+

Estimated percentage (95% CI)

residents on ART


1

Rural

90

62

17.3

250

24.7 (19.9 - 29.5)

2

Rural

187

129

15.1

463

27.7 (24.1 - 31.3)

3

Urban/peri-urban

1063

732

26.7

3372

21.6 (20.4 to 22.9)

4

Rural

171

118

19.3

504

23.2 (20.0 - 26.6)

5

Peri-urban

488

336

23.1

1831

18.3 (16.7 - 19.9)

6

Peri-urban/rural

413

284

18.3

1475

19.2 (17.4 - 21.0)


Total

2412

1660

22.1

7895

21.0 (20.2 - 21.8)


Cooke et al. BMC Public Health 2010 10:585   doi:10.1186/1471-2458-10-585

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