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Table 2 Percentage of HBV, HCV and HBV-HCV co-infection among study subjects at serology laboratory of Gondar University teaching Hospital from January 2007 to December 2011

From: Seroprevalence of hepatitis B and C virus infection among patients attending serology laboratory of Gondar University Hospital

Variables Total HBV suspected (%) HBsAg positive (%) α2 P-value Total HCV suspected (%) HCV positive (%) α2 P-value Total HBV-HCV suspected (%) HBsAg and HCV positive (%) α2 P-value
Sex             
Male 1275(49.1) 205(55.7) 9.07 0.011 924(49.6) 143(61.9) 17.4 <0.001 672(47.3) 23(63.9) 5.4 <0.00
Female 1324(50.9) 163(44.3)    938(50.4) 88(38.1)    750(52.7) 13(36.1)   1
Age             
0-14 322 37(10.1) 13.1 0.36 222 18(7.8) 53.6 <0.001 177 4(11.1) 5.4 <0.00
15-24 742 90(24.5)    489 71(30.7)    374 10(27.8)   1
25-34 750 111(30.2)    536 58(25.1)    414 9(25.0)   
35-44 414 69(18.8)    311 40(17.3)    235 7(19.4)   
45-54 205 39(10.6)    171 23(10)    120 2(5.6)   
55-64 96 14(3.8)    77 18(7.8)    56 4(11.1)   
≥65 70 8(2.2)    56 3(1.3)    46 0 (0)