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Table 1 Socio-demographic characteristics of study participants

From: Tenofovir-associated renal toxicity in a cohort of HIV infected patients in Ghana

Characteristics N = 300 n, %
Age, mean ± SD, years 39.2 ± 11.1
Gender
 Female 215 (71.7)
 Male 85 (28.3)
Marital status
 Single 104 (34.7)
 Married/cohabiting 163 (54.3)
 Divorced/separated/widowed 33 (11.0)
Baseline BMI (kg/m2)
  < 18.5 (underweight) 52 (17.3)
 18.5–24.9 194 (64.7)
  ≥ 25.0 54 (18.0)
Educational status
 None 45 (15.0)
 Primary/basic 136 (45.3)
 Secondary 83 (27.7)
 Tertiary 36 (12.0)
Occupation
 Unemployed 33 (11.0)
 Self-employed 200 (66.7)
 Public/private employment 67 (22.3)
Smoking of tobacco
 Yes 11 (3.7)
 No 287 (96.37)
Alcohol use
 Yes 32 (10.7)
 No 268 (89.3)
Source of funding
 Self 154 (51.3)
 Health insurance 146 (48.7)