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Table 1 Socio-demographic information of participants

From: The prevalence of selected non-communicable disease risk factors among HIV patients on anti-retroviral therapy in Bushbuckridge sub-district, Mpumalanga province

 Males (n = 92)Females (n = 240)P-value
n (%)n (%)
18–247 (7.6)7 (2.9)< 0.001
25–3411 (12)60 (25)
35–4420 (21.7)81 (33.8)
45–5429 (31.6)59 (24.6)
≥5525 (27)33 (13.8)
Employment status
 Employed33 (35.9)62 (25.8)< 0.001
 Self- employed Unemployed15 (16.3)15 (6.3)
 Student41 (44.6)159 (66.3)
3 (3.3)4 (1.7)
Marital status
 Single13 (14.2)110 (45.8)< 0.001
 Married47 (51.1)42 (17.5)
 Co-habiting Divorced19 (20.7)29 (12.1)
 Separated4 (4.4)14 (5.8)
 Widowed5 (5.4)15 (6.3)
4 (5.4)30 (12.5)
Educational status
 No formal school31 (33.7)72 (30)0.855
 Primary school Secondary school41 (44.6)104 (43.3)
 Tertiary18 (19.6)55 (23)
 Post-graduate2 (2.2)8 (3.3)
0 (0.0)1 (0.3)
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