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Table 1 Socio-demographic characteristics of 112 smear-positive pulmonary tuberculosis patients included in a study on HIV test uptake, Kampala, 2007

From: Low HIV testing rates among tuberculosis patients in Kampala, Uganda

Socio-demographic variable N (%)
Age  
15 - 24 years 30 (26.8%)
25 - 34 years 46 (41.1%)
35 - 44 years 21 (18.8%)
45 - 54 years 10 (8.9%)
≥ 55 years 5 (4.5%)
Sex  
Male 61 (54.5%)
Female 51 (45.5%)
Education level  
None 7 (6.3%)
Primary (P1-P4) 15 (13.4%)
Primary (P5-P7) 38 (33.9%)
Secondary (S1-S4) 32 (28.6%)
Secondary (S5-S6) 10 (8.9%)
University 10 (8.9%)
Marital status  
Single 38 (33.9%)
Married 46 (41.1%)
Divorced/separated 21 (18.8%)
Widowed 6 (5.4%)
Co-habiting 1 (0.9%)
Employment status  
Unemployed 35 (31.2%)
Employed* 77 (68.8%)
  1. *some form of employment including formal, informal and self-employed