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Table 1 Socio-demographic characteristics of study population.

From: Gynaecological morbidity among HIV positive pregnant women in Cameroon

Characteristic HIV Positive
(%)
(N = 198)
HIV negative
(%)
(N = 1810)
Total
(%)
(N = 2008)
Age    
   <20 years 25/198 (12.6) 380/1810 (21.0) 405/2008 (20.2)
   20–29 years 120/198 (60.6) 1044/1810 (57.7) 1164/2008 (58.0)
   ≥ 30 years 53/198 (26.8) 386/1810 (21.3) 439/2008 (21.9)
Parity    
   0 30/198 (15.2) 375/1810 (20.7) 407/2008 (20.3)
   1–3 78/198 (39.4) 766/1810 (42.3) 844/2008 (42.0)
   ≥ 4 90/198 (45.5) 667/1810 (36.9) 757/2008 (37.7)
Marital status    
   Single 75/198 (37.9) 769/1810 (42.5) 844/2008 (42.0)
   Married 123/198 (62.1) 10571810 (58.4) 1164/2008 (58.0)
Education    
   No formal education 29/198 (14.6) 168/1810 (9.3) 197/2008 (9.8)
   Primary 69/198 (34.8) 573/1810 (31.7) 642/2008 (32.0)
   Secondary or higher 100/198 (50.5) 1069/1810 (59.1) 1169/2008 (58.2)
Residence    
   Rural 8/198 (4.0) 189/1810 (10.4) 196/2008 (9.8)
   Urban 190/198 (96.0) 1622/1810 (89.6) 1812/2008 (90.2)