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Table 1 Baseline demographic characteristics of HIV infected children receiving ART in Amhara Region Referral Hospitals between January 2012 and February 2017

From: Mortality rate among HIV-positive children on ART in Northwest Ethiopia: a historical cohort study

Variables Frequency (N) Percentage (%)
Sex
 Male 261 48.5
 Female 277 51.5
Age   
 < 1 year 22 4.1
 1–4 years 169 31.4
 5–15 years 347 64.5
Residence
 Urban 450 83.6
 Rural 88 16.4
Caregiver marital status (525)
 Single 58 11.1
 Married 274 52.2
 Divorced 98 18.7
 Widowed 95 18.1
Parent status
 Both alive 323 60
 Father dead 94 17
 Mother dead 48 9
 Both dead 73 14
Caregiver of the child
 Parent 452 84.0
 Sister/Brother 19 3.5
 Uncle/aunt 16 3.0
 Grandparent 31 5.8
 Others 20 3.7