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Table 1 Age distribution of HBsAg positive cases under 5 years old by province, 2015 to 2019

From: Prevalence and incidence rates of laboratory-confirmed hepatitis B infection in South Africa, 2015 to 2019

Province Age in years Percent of Total (%)
0 1 2 3 4 Total (No)
Eastern Cape 74 12 7 5 9 107 9.46
Free State 13 3 2 0 3 21 1.86
Gauteng 221 24 20 16 22 303 26.79
Kwazulu-Natal 129 27 11 12 20 199 17.60
Limpopo 133 31 31 34 27 256 22.63
Mpumalanga 62 10 8 6 6 92 8.13
North West 32 2 2 1 2 39 3.45
Northern Cape 10 0 0 3 2 15 1.33
Western Cape 69 11 11 3 5 99 8.75
Total 743 120 92 80 96 1131 100