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Table 1 Characteristics of HBsAg-carrying cases and controls in Lomé, 2016

From: Risk factors of hepatitis B virus surface antigen carriage and serological profile of HBsAg carriers in Lomé Togo, 2016

Characteristics Cases n (%) Controls n (%)
Age (years)
 0–15 0 (0.00) 30 (12.10)
 16–30 32 (38.55) 90 (36.29)
 31–45 43 (51.81) 76 (30.65)
 46–60 7 (8.43) 40 (16.13)
  > 60 1 (1.20) 12 (4.84)
Median age (years) 31 30
Sex
 Female 30 (36.14) 107 (43.50)
 Male 53 (63.86) 139 (56.50)
Marital status
 Single 29 (35.37) 102 (49.51)
 Married 51 (62.20) 99 (48.06)
 Widowed/Divorced 2 (2.44) 5 (2.43)
Ethnicity
 Ewe 14 (17.28) 124 (52.54)
 Kabyè-tem 49 (60.49) 70 (29.66)
 Paragourma 13 (16.05) 22 (9.32)
 Akposso-akébou 3 (3.70) 7 (2.97)
 Ana-ifè 2 (2.47) 5 (2.12)
 Other 0 (0.00) 8 (3.39)