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Table 2 Distribution of HBV and HCV in medical waste handlers (MWHs) and non-clinical waste handlers (NCWHs) at Gondar town Health institutions, 2011

From: Seroprevalence of hepatitis B and C viruses among medical waste handlers at Gondar town Health institutions, Northwest Ethiopia

Hepatitis infection No. (%) Positive OR X 2 P- value
  MWHs(N = 100) NCWHs(N = 100)    
HBV 6(6.0) 1(1.0) 6.3 4.1 0.04
HCV 1(1.0) 0(0.0) Ud 1.4 0.24
Total 7(7.0) 1(1.0) 7.5 5.2 0.02
  1. N total sample size
  2. Ud undefined, OR Odd Ratio, X2 Chi-square