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Table 1 The occurrence and distribution of pathogenic enteric bacteria by socio-demographic characteristics in HIV- infected individuals at HUCSH, 2016

From: The common enteric bacterial pathogens and their antimicrobial susceptibility pattern among HIV-infected individuals attending the antiretroviral therapy clinic of Hawassa university hospital, southern Ethiopia

Characteristics Number (%) tested (n = 215) Number (%) positive for enteric bacteria (n = 27) Crude odds ratio (95% CI)
Sex
 Male 103 (47.9) 11 (10.7) 0.75 (0.32–1.77)
 Female 112 (52.1) 16 (14.2) 1
Age
 18–24 25 (11.6) 4 (16.0) 1
 25–34 50 (23.3) 4 (8.0) 0.50 (0.11–2.17)
 35–44 58 (27.0) 10 (17.2) 1.08 (0.31–3.76)
 45–54 70 (32.6) 8 (11.4) 0.71 (0.20–2.58)
  ≥ 55 9 (4.2) 1 (11.1) 0.07 (0.01–0.65)
Residence
 Urban 148 (68.8) 17 (11.4) 1
 Rural 67 (31.2) 10 (15) 0.69 (0.28–1.66)
Educational Status
 Illiterate 49 (22.8) 5 (10) 1
 Primary 108 (50.2) 12 (11.1) 0.92 (0.31–2.75)
 Secondary and above 57 (27.0) 10 (17.2) 1.08 (0.31–3.76)