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Table 5 Hepatitis B serological profiles according to age, sex, level of education, service and experience

From: Hepatitis B infection awareness, vaccine perceptions and uptake, and serological profile of a group of health care workers in Yaoundé, Cameroon

Characteristics Naive Vaccinated Naturally immunized Chronic carrier Total
Age      
 ≤30 33 8 1 8 50
 >30 29 11 7 3 50
Sex      
 Male 16 7 1 5 29
 Female 46 12 7 6 71
Educational level      
 University 28 9 4 6 47
 Secondary 34 10 4 5 53
Service      
 Laboratory 13 5 4 6 28
 Medicine 49 14 4 5 72
Experience      
 <6 years 40 12 1 7 60
 ≥6 years 22 7 7 4 40
Total 62 19 8 11 100