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Table 3 Sub-group analyses by selected socioeconomic characteristics

From: Prevalence and pattern of HIV-related malnutrition among women in sub-Saharan Africa: a meta-analysis of demographic health surveys

Category Unweighted prevalence % (95% CI) Weighted pooled prevalence %(95% CI)
Education   
   No education 10.7 [6.1, 15.3] 17.5 [16.7, 18.4]
   Primary 8.3 [5.5, 11.0] 10.2 [9.2, 11.2]
   Secondary or higher 5.9 [4.0, 7.7] 7.2 [6.2, 8.5]
Occupation   
   Not working 9.1 [5.7, 12.6] 11.6 [10.7, 12.5]
   White collar 4.8 [2.3, 7.2] 9.0 [7.5, 10.8]
   Manual/agricultural 8.3 [4.3, 12.3] 17.5 [16.6, 18.5]
Residence   
   Urban 5.4 [3.7, 7.0] 6.8 [5.9, 7.9]
   Rural 9.4 [5.4, 13.4] 16.3 [15.7, 17.1]
Wealth index   
   Poorest 11.3 [6.3, 16.3] 18.1 [16.8, 19.3]
   Poorer 9.8 [5.7, 13.9] 16.5 [15.2, 17.9]
   Middle 8.7 [4.5, 12.9] 17.0 [16.5, 19.4]
   Richer 7.5 [4.2, 10.9] 13.3 [11.9, 14.9]
   Richest 4.9 [3.2, 6.7] 7.2 [6.1, 8.5]
Overall 7.7 [4.8, 10.6] 10.3 [7.4, 14.1]