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Table 2 Socio-demographic characteristics and HIV status of pregnant women attending ANC, Southern Ethiopia, 2004 – 2005

From: The rate of TB-HIV co-infection depends on the prevalence of HIV infection in a community

Variables   ANC attendants without HIV
(N = 3936), n (%)
ANC attendants with HIV
(N = 155), n (%)
OR (95%CI) P – value
Age Mean (SD) 25.45 (5.25) 25.72 (5.19)   
Age group 15 – 24 1547 (96) 64 (4.0) 1  
  25 – 34 2077 (96.4) 77 (3.6) 0.89 (0.64 – 1.26) 0.525
  ≥ 35 – 44 312 (95.7) 14 (4.3) 1.09 (0.60 – 1. 96) 0.788
Residence Rural 2950 (97.5) 75 (2.5) 1  
  Urban 986 (92.5) 80 (7.5) 3.19 (2.31 – 4.41) 0.0001
  1. ANC = antenatal care, HIV = human immunodeficiency virus, OR = odds ratio, CI = confidence interval, SD = standard deviation
  2. Missing variables: age – 6(0.1%), address – 6(0.1%), HIV result – 108(2.6%), age group & HIV – 108(2.6%), address & HIV – 108(2.6%)