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Table 1 Demographic characteristics and prevalence of ESBL-PE carriage in the study population

From: Fecal carriage of extended-spectrum β-lactamase-producing Enterobacteriaceae in hospital and community settings in Chad

Variable Hospitalized patients
(n = 51)
Healthy volunteers
(n = 38)
Total
(n = 89)
Sex
 Men, n (%) 15 (29%) 23 (60%) 38 (43%)
 Women n (%) 36 (71%) 15 (40%) 51 (57%)
Age groups (years)
 1–11 n (%) 18 (35%) 3 (8%) 21 (24%)
 12–24 n (%) 13 (26%) 9 (24%) 22 (25%)
 25–54 n (%) 20 (39%) 26 (68%) 46 (51%)
ESBL-PE carriers (%) 51% 38% 44.5%