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Table 1 Demographic and disease characteristics of 35 TB patients in Vanuatu: 2011-2012

From: Tuberculosis patients’ knowledge and beliefs about tuberculosis: a mixed methods study from the Pacific Island nation of Vanuatu

Characteristic (n = 35) Number Percentage
Age group   
  18-34 years 12 34
  35-54 years 16 46
  55 years and over 7 20
Gender   
  Female 13 37
  Male 22 63
Location   
  Epi 5 14
  Port Vila 10 29
  Santo 10 29
  Tanna 10 29
Type of TB   
  Extra-pulmonary 5 14
  Pulmonary smear negative 8 23
  Pulmonary smear positive 22 63
Current or past TB   
  Current TB 19 54
  Past TB 16 46