Table 2

Non-antenatal population: Characteristics and HIV prevalence, by sex

Variable

Female

Male


Number (%)

HIV+

n (%)

Number (%)

HIV+

n(%)


Total

533 (52.4)

67 (12.6)

484 (47.6)

32 (6.7)


Age Category (years)

<15

12 (2.3)

1 (8.3)

14(2.9)

3 (23.1)


15-19

49 (9.2)

2 (4.1)

43(8.9)

1 (2.3)


20-24

78 (14.6)

10 (13)

53(11)

2 (3.9)


25-29

106 (19.9)

11 (10.4)

72(14.9)

4 (5.6)


30-34

70 (13.1)

12 (17.1)

68(14.1)

4 (5.9)


35-39

50 (9.4)

9 (18)

74(15.3)

4 (5.4)


40-44

43 (8.1)

7 (16.3)

42(8.7)

3 (7.5)


45-49

40 (7.5)

4 (10)

31(6.4)

2 (6.5)


>49

56 (10.5)

7 (12.5)

67(13.8)

8 (11.9)


Religion

Muslim

378 (70.9)

55 (14.6)

330(68.2)

21 (6.4)


Christian

87 (16.3)

11 (12.8)

90(18.6)

8 (9)


Marital

Married monogamous

235 (44.1)

28 (11.9)

231(47.7)

13 (5.7)


Married polygamous

130 (24.4)

12 (9.2)

41(8.5)

1 (2.4)


Single

111 (20.8)

13 (11.8)

175(36.2)

10 (5.8)


Divorced

10 (1.9)

2 (20)

14(2.9)

2 (14.3)


Widowed

26 (4.9)

7 (26.9)

4(0.8)

1 (25)


Separated

3 (0.6)

2 (66.7)

1(0.2)

0


Occupation

Housewife

105 (19.7)

8 (7.6)

0

0


Trader

78 (14.6)

99 (11.7)

42(8.7)

3 (7.3)


Student

57 (10.7)

5 (8.8)

80(16.5)

4 (5.1)


Farmer

137 (25.7)

16 (11.8)

90(18.6)

4 (4.4)


Businessperson

24 (4.5)

7 (29.2)

19(3.9)

2 (10.5)


Other

109 (20.5)

15 (13.8)

229(47.3)

1 (7.5)


Kouyoumdjian et al. BMC International Health and Human Rights 2010 10:4   doi:10.1186/1472-698X-10-4

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