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Table 2 Five categories by sex and age group in the Tuberculosis case register, Cambodia, China (Hubei and Jiangsu provinces), and Viet Nam

From: Characteristics of tuberculosis patients at intake in Cambodia, two provinces in China, and Viet Nam

Characteristic New pulm sm-pos Re-tx sm-pos Extrapulmonary New pulm sm-neg All other/transfer in Total
  n; (%)* n; (%)* n; (%)* n; (%)* n; (%)* n; (%)*
Total 22335 (100) 2631 (100) 2205 (100) 7786 (100) 2678 (100) 37635 (100)
Sex       
Female 6905 (30.9) 719 (27.3) 1000 (45.4) 2379 (30.6) 743 (27.8) 11746 (31.2)
Male 15425 (69.1) 1911 (72.7) 1205 (54.6) 5406 (69.4) 1934 (72.2) 25881 (68.8)
No sex recorded 5 1 0 1 1 8
Age group       
0- to 14-yr-old 109 (0.5) 2 (0.1) 141 (6.4) 93 (1.2) 15 (0.6) 360 (1.0)
15- to 24-yr-old 3095 (13.9) 117 (4.4) 370 (16.8) 893 (11.5) 270 (10.1) 4745 (12.6)
25- to 34-yr-old 3568 (16.0) 270 (10.3) 498 (22.6) 1100 (14.1) 321 (12.0) 5757 (15.3)
35- to 44-yr-old 4022 (18.0) 457 (17.4) 439 (19.9) 1180 (15.2) 486 (18.1) 6584 (17.5)
45- to 54-yr-old 3942 (17.7) 567 (21.6) 326 (14.8) 1257 (16.1) 561 (20.9) 6653 (17.7)
55- to 64-yr-old 3366 (15.1) 537 (20.4) 207 (9.4) 1240 (15.9) 528 (19.7) 5878 (15.6)
65 years and older 4232 (18.9) 681 (25.9) 223 (10.1) 2022 (26.0) 497 (18.6) 7655 (20.3)
No age recorded 1 0 1 1 0 3
  1. * Column percent
  2. Pulm sm-pos: Pulmonary smear-positive; Re-tx sm-pos: Retreatment smear-positive; New pulm sm-neg: new pulmonary smear-positive.