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Table 3 The demographic characteristics of the study subjects

From: Vaccine-related poliovirus shedding in trivalent polio vaccine and human immunodeficiency virus status: analysis from under five children

Characteristics of the HIV positive and negative (control) study subjects (N = 26)
  Frequency of N Percentage (%)
Age (months)
 < 12 4 15.4
 13–24 8 30.8
 25–48 12 46.2
 49–60 2 7.7
Sex
 Female 14 53.8
 Male 12 46.2
HIV status
 Positive 10 38.5
 Negative 16 61.5
Characteristics of the HIV positive study subjects, CD4 count mean and ranges (n = 10)
  Frequency of n Percentage (%)
Age (months)
 < 12 1 10
 13–24 2 20
 25–48 5 50
 49–60 2 20
Sex
 Female 3 30
 Male 7 70
Sex Mean CD4 count (mm3) CD4 range (mm3)
Male 1302 1000–1900
Female 1795 1600–2000
Characteristics of the HIV negative (control) study subjects (n = 16)
  Frequency of n Percentage (%)
Age (months)
 < 12 3 18.7
 13–24 6 37.5
 25–48 7 43.8
Sex
 Female 11 68.8
 Male 5 31.2