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Table 1 Demographic characteristics of respondents

From: Factors associated with HIV infection among children born to mothers on the prevention of mother to child transmission programme at Chitungwiza Hospital, Zimbabwe, 2008

  Cases Controls
n(%) = 60 n(%) =60
Marital status   
Married 37 (62) 44 (73)
Divorced 11 (18) 4 (7)
Single 6 (10) 8 (13)
Widowed 6 (10) 4 (7)
Level of education   
Primary school 16 (27) 12 (20)
Secondary school 44 (73) 48 (80)
Religion   
Apostolic 8 (13) 8 (13)
Catholic 26 (43) 13 (22)
Protestant 12 (20) 19 (32)
Pentecostal 14 (23) 18 (30)
None   2 (3)
Median age of mothers (years) 28 (IQR 24–31) 29 (IQR 25–33)
Median age of children (months) 17 (IQR 12–27) 24 (IQR 18–35)