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Table 2 Healing time versus demographic characteristics

From: Long term post PrePex male circumcision outcomes in an urban population in Uganda: a cohort study

  Total (N = 304) Healing in 6 weeks χ 2, p value
No n (%) Yes n (%)
Age category
 18–19 6 0 6 (100) 0.544
 20–24 73 8 (11) 65 (89)  
 25–29 122 22 (18) 100 (82)  
 30–34 67 13 (19.4) 54 (80.6)  
 35 + 36 05 (13.9) 31 (86.1)  
  Total (n = 304) No (n = 48) Yes (n = 256)  
Age category
 18–24 79 8 (10.1) 71 (89.9) 0.544
 25–29 122 22 (18) 100 (82)  
 30–34 67 13 (19.4) 54 (80.6)  
 35 + 36 05 (13.9) 31 (86.1)  
Marital status
 Unmarried 179 26 (14.5) 153 (85.5) 0.469
 Married 125 22 (17.6) 103 (82.4)  
Education level
 Below secondary 28 05 (17.9) 23 (82.1) 0.946
 Secondary 124 19 (15.3) 105 (84.7)  
 Tertiary 152 24 (15.8) 128 (84.2)  
Religion
 Protestant 119 20 (16.8) 99 (83.2) 0.033
 Catholic 133 20 (15.0) 113 (85.0)  
 Pentecostal 41 03 (7.3) 38 (92.7)  
 Other 11 05 (45.5) 06 (54.5)  
Residence
 Makindye 154 26 (16.9) 128 (83.1) 0.882
 Kawempe 25 03 (12.0) 22 (88.0)  
 Rubaga 15 02 (13.13) 13 (86.7)  
 Central 13 03 (23.1) 10 (76.9)  
 Nakawa 82 11 (13.4) 71 (86.6)  
 Other 15 02 (20.0) 12 (80.0)  
Sex before 6 weeks 261a 215 (82.4) 46 (17.6) 0.021
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