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Table 1 Sero-prevalence of anti-Toxoplasma IgG antibody in relation to socio-demographic characteristics of the study subjects, Addis Ababa, 2007.

From: Sero-prevalence of latent Toxoplasma gondii infection among HIV-infected and HIV-uninfected people in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia: A comparative cross-sectional study

Characteristics Total (%) Number (%) positive for anti-Toxoplasma IgG antibody P-value
Residence    
   Rural 24 (7.3) 24 (100) 0.15
   Urban 306 (92.7) 273 (89.2)  
Sex    
   Male 156 (47.3) 146 (93.6) 0.04
   Female 174 (52.7) 151 (86.8)  
Age (years)    
   17-24 106 (32.1) 87 (82.1) 0.003
   25-34 132 (40.0) 122 (92.4)  
   ≥ 35 92 (27.9) 88 (95.7)  
Marital status    
   Married 112 (33.9) 105 (93.8) 0.07
   Single 167 (50.6) 144 (86.2)  
Divorced/Widowed 51 (15.5) 48 (94.1)  
Religion    
   Christian 286 (86.7) 254 (88.8) 0.10
   Muslim 44 (13.3) 43 (97.7)  
Ethnicity    
   Amhara 148 (44.8) 131 (88.5) 0.70
   Oromo 94 (28.5) 84 (89.4)  
   Gurage 55 (16.7) 51 (92.7)  
   Other 33 (10.0) 31 (93.9)  
Occupation    
Gov't/private employee 82 (24.8) 75 (91.5) 0.17
Housewife/house maid 56 (17.0) 51 (91.1)  
   Student 59 (17.9) 48 (81.4)  
   Merchant 40 (12.1) 38 (95.0)  
   No work 93 (28.2) 85 (91.4)  
Educational status Educational stat    
   Illiterate 37 (11.2) 36 (97.3) 0.09
   Primary school 117 (35.5) 108 (92.3)  
   Secondary school and above 176 (53.3) 153 (86.9)  
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