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Table 1 Prevalence of HIV and HCV among VCT clients attending private health facilities in Bahir Dar city, from March to April 2014

From: Prevalence and associated factors of Hepatitis C virus and human immunodeficiency virus infections among voluntary counseling and testing clients attending private health facilities in Bahir Dar city, North West Ethiopia 2014

Variables HIV status HCV status
Positive n (%) Negative n (%) Positive n (%) Negative n (%)
Sex
 Female 6 (3.5%) 165 (96.5%) 0 (0%) 171 (100%)
 Male 8 (3.8%) 203 (96.2%) 8 (3.8%) 203 (96.2%)
Age (years)
 14–20 0 (0%) 105 (100%) 0 (0%) 105 (100%)
 21–30 6 (2.8%) 206 (97.2%) 3 (1.4%) 209 (98.6%)
 31–40 5 (10.4%) 43 (89.5%) 1 (2.1%) 47 (97.9%)
 41–50 3 (17.6%) 14 (82.4%) 4 (23.5%) 13 (76.5%)
Occupation
 Student 0 (0%) 61 (100%) 0 (0%) 61 (100%)
 Farmer 0 (0%) 49 (100%) 2 (4.1%) 47 (95.9%)
 Merchant 2 (1.5%) 134 (98.5%) 3 (2.2%) 133 (97.8%)
 Governmental employed 8 (10.8%) 66 (89.2%) 2 (2.7%) 72 (97.3%)
 Other 4 (6.5%) 58 (93.5%) 1 (1.6%) 61 (98.4%)
Marital status
 Single 2 (0.7%) 276 (99.3%) 4 (1.4%) 274 (98.6%)
 Married 8 (13.3%) 52 (86.7%) 1 (1.7%) 59 (98.3%)
 Divorced/widowed 4 (9.1%) 40 (90.9%) 3 (6.8%) 41 (93.2%)
Religion
 Christian 14 (4.7%) 281 (95.3%) 6 (2%) 289 (98%)
 Muslim 0 (0%) 87 (100%) 2 (2.3%) 85 (97.7%)
Education level
 Unable to read and write 1 (2.6%) 38 (97.4%) 3 (7.7%) 36 (92.3%)
 Grade (1–8th) 2 (1.4%) 136 (98.6%) 2 (1.4%) 136 (98.6%)
 Grade (9–12th) 3 (2.6%) 112 (97.4%) 1 (0.9%) 114 (99.1%)
 Above grade 12th 8 (8.9%) 82 (91.1%) 2 (2.2%) 88 (97.8%)
Residence
 Urban 12 (4%) 290 (96%) 6 (2.0%) 296 (98%)
 Rural 2 (2.5%) 78 (97.5%) 2 (2.5%) 78 (97.5%)