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Table 2 Socio-demographic risk factors for carriage of HBsAg in Lomé, 2016

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

Socio-demographic factors Cases n (%) Controls n (%) OR 95% CI p-value
Sex
 Male 53 (63.86) 139 (56.50) 1.36 0.81–2.27 0.15
 Female 30 (36.16) 107 (43.50)    
Age
  ≤ 30 years 81 (97.59) 209 (84.27) 7.56 1.78–32.03 < 0.001
  > 30 years 2 (2.41) 39 (15.73)    
Marriage status
 Yes 51 (62.20) 99 (48.06) 1.78 1.05–3.00 0.04
 No 31 (37.80) 107 (51.94)    
Kabyè-tem ethnic group
 Yes 49 (60.49) 70 (29.66) 3.63 2.14–6.14 < 0.001
 No 32 (39.51) 166 (70.34)