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Table 1 Characteristics of the PLHIV enrolled in the AMPATH programme, Kenya (2015–2016)

From: Screening and testing for tuberculosis among the HIV-infected: outcomes from a large HIV programme in western Kenya

Characteristics Total Females Males
N (%) N (%) N (%)
Total 90,454 (100) 59,027 (65.3) 31,427 (34.7)
Year enrolled in care
 Before or in 2015 80,416 (88.9) 52,936 (89.7) 27,480 (87.4)
 2016 10,038 (11.1) 6091 (10.3) 3947 (12.6)
Age (years)
 Median [IQR] 40 [29–49] 39 [30–47] 41 [24–51]
 Range   [1–87]   [1–87]   [1–87]
 0–4 6086 (6.7) 3148 (5.3) 2938 (9.4)
 5–9 3442 (3.8) 1769 (3.0) 1673 (5.3)
 10–19 5652 (6.3) 3031 (5.1) 2621 (8.3)
 20–24 2750 (3.0) 2056 (3.5) 694 (2.2)
 25–34 14,725 (16.3) 11,634 (19.7) 3091 (9.8)
 35–44 25,836 (28.6) 18,236 (30.9) 7600 (24.2)
 45–54 19,892 (22.0) 12,400 (21.0) 7492 (23.8)
 55–64 9394 (10.4) 5352 (9.1) 4042 (12.9)
 65+ 2664 (3.0) 1394 (2.4) 1270 (4.0)
Clinic category
 Paediatric clinics 13,978 (15.5) 7227 (12.2) 6751 (21.5)
 Youth clinics 383 (0.4) 207 (0.4) 176 (0.6)
 PMTCT clinics 4328 (4.8) 4328 (7.3)  
 Adults clinics 71,765 (79.3) 47,293 (80.1) 24,472 (77.9)
Uptake of ART
 Not on ART 15,302 (18.3) 9282 (16.9) 6020 (20.9)
 On ART 68,366 (81.7) 45,642 (83.1) 22,724 (79.1)
Missing 6786   4103   2683  
Clinic volumea
 High volume (pts) 74,900 (82.8) 48,715 (82.5) 26,185 (83.3)
 Medium volume (pts) 12,687 (14.0) 8449 (14.3) 4238 (13.5)
 Low volume (pts) 2322 (2.6) 1539 (2.6) 783 (2.5)
 Very low volume (pts) 545 (0.6) 324 (0.6) 221 (0.7)
  1. PLHIV – People Living with HIV, IQR – Interquartile range, PMTCT – prevention of mother to child transmission, ART – antiretroviral therapy, pts. – total patients
  2. aHigh volume clinics – had 1634+ PLHIV, Medium volume – 327 to 1633 PLHIV, Low volume – 89 to 326 PLHIV, Very low volume – < 89 PLHIV, based on equal number of clinics per subcategory
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