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Table 1 Prevalence of HIV antibodies within febrile individuals, 2012–2013 (SD bioline and determine HIV Ag/Ab LFIAs)

From: Prevalence of markers of HIV infection among febrile adults and children in Bo, Sierra Leone, 2012–2013

Age group Total Male Female
Number tested Number positive % HIV+ Number tested Number positive % HIV+ Number tested Number positive % HIV+
6–14 88 4 4.5 39 2 5.1 49 2 4.1
15–29 460 34 7.4 140 10 7.1 320 24 7.5
30–44 265 27 10.2 111 9 8.1 154 18 11.7
45–59 181 12 6.6 78 7 9.0 103 5 4.9
60+ 213 23 10.8 88 12 13.6 125 11 8.8
Total 1207 100 8.3 456 40 8.8 751 60 8.0