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Table 2 Distribution of medical waste handlers and non-medical waste handlers according to hepatitis B virus markers.

From: Hepatitis B virus infection among medical waste handlers in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

Hepatitis B virus markers No.(%) positive OR(95%CI) P- value
  MWHs(N = 126) NMWHs(N = 126)   
HBsAg 8(6.3) 1(0.8) 8(1.02,63.02) 0.01
Ant-HBc 60(47.6) 40(31.7) 1.5(1.1,2.1) 0.01
Either markers 68(54) 41(32.5) 1.7(1.2,2.2) 0.001