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Table 1 Demographic characteristics of ALHIV (n = 61)

From: The secret life of young adolescents living with HIV in northern Mozambique - a mixed methods study

  n %
Males 30 49
Aware of his/her serostatus 31 51
Age, median [IQR] 13 [12–14]
Age at HIV diagnosis, median [IQR] 8 [4–11]
Age at ART initiation, median [IQR] 8 [6–11]
Currently lives with
 Mother/Father 41 67
 Grandmother / grandfather 9 15
 Siblings 41 67
 Other family members 9 15
 Other 26 43
Religion
 Christian 39 64
 Muslim 20 33
 Other 2 3
Has own cell phone 9 15
Has accessed the internet 9 15
Current school enrollment 61 100
Self-reported health status:
 Excellent/very good 5 8
 Good 38 62
 Fair 10 16
 Poor 8 13