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Table 1 Baseline socio-demographic characteristics of DR-TB patients on second line anti-TB treatment in Amhara region, Ethiopia (2010 to 2017)

From: Time to poor treatment outcome and its predictors among drug-resistant tuberculosis patients on second-line anti-tuberculosis treatment in Amhara region, Ethiopia: retrospective cohort study

VariablesFrequencyPercent
Sex
 Male28355.7
 Female22544.3
Age
  < = 2416532.5
 25–4425850.8
  ≥ 458516.7
Marital status(n = 494)
 Never married24850.2
 Married18337.1
 Divorced479.5
 Widowed163.2
Education
 No education22744.7
 Primary14228.0
 Secondary and above13927.3
Occupation
 Farmer14528.5
 House wife8717.1
 Daily Laborer6613.0
 Government employed11222.0
 Student9819.4
Religion
 Orthodox Christian41481.5
 Muslim8616.9
 Others*81.6
Residence
 Urban24347.8
 Rural26552.2
  1. Other * = Catholic and protestant