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Table 2 Cross tabulation of diagnosed status by gender of voluntary and replacement blood donors

From: Prevalence of hepatitis B virus infection among blood donors at the Tamale Teaching Hospital, Ghana (2009)

HBV Status Female (%) Male (%) Total (%)
  VBD RBD VBD RBD VBD RBD
Positive 1(8.33) 0(0) 62(10.84) 681(11.6) 63(10.79) 681(11.59)
Negative 11(91.67) 6(100) 510(89.16) 5,191(88.4) 521(89.21) 5,197(88.41)
Total 12(100) 6(100) 572(100) 5,872(100) 584(100) 5,878(100)
  1. VBD Voluntary blood donors; RBD Replacement blood donors; Pearson chi2 for VBD (1) = 0.0767; Pr = 0.782; Pearson chi2 for RBD (1) = 0.7870 P-value = 0.375