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Table 1 Distribution of HCV seropositivity with socio-demographic characteristics, Abang Minko’o 2015

From: Prevalence of anti-hepatitis C antibodies and its co-infection with HIV in rural Cameroon

Characteristics n (%) [N = 174] HCV+ cases (%) [N = 11]
Gender
 Male 93 (53.4) 6 (54.5)
 Female 81 (46.6) 5 (45.5)
Age group
 [≤ 15] 20 (11.5) 2 (18.2)
 [16–25] 55 (31.6) 2 (18.2)
 [26–35] 48 (27.6) 1 (9.1)
 [36–45] 31 (17.8) 2 (18.2)
 [46–55] 14 (8.0) 3 (27.3)
 [≥ 56] 6 (3.4) 1 (9.1)
Marital status
 Married 57 (32.8) 5 (45.5)
 Single 90 (51.7) 6 (54.5)
 Cohabiting 27 (15.5) 0 (0.0)
Occupation
 Civil servant 19 (10.9) 2 (18.2)
 Farming 29 (16.7) 1 (9.1)
 Self-employed 60 (34.5) 1 (9.1)
 Student 49 (28.2) 5 (45.5)
 Unemployed 11 (6.3) 1 (9.1)
 Others 6 (3.4) 1 (9.1)
  1. n number of participants in each category/subcategory, N total number of participants