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Table 3 nutritional status and socio-demographic characteristics, ART status and Dietary diversity of adults living with HIV in GURH, 2016

From: Chronic energy deficiency and associated factors among adults living with HIV in Gondar University Referral Hospital northwest Ethiopia

Variable   Chronic-energy deficiency total
   Yes Number (%) No Number (%) Number (%)
Sex Female 39(19%) 166(81%) 205(100%)
Male 19(17%) 93(83%) 112(100%)
Age in year 18–29 14(26%) 40(74%) 54(100%)
30–44 30(17.6%) 140(82.3%) 170(100%)
≥45 14(15%) 79(85%) 93(100%)
Marital status Currently unmarried 34(21.5%) 124(78.4%) 158(100%)
Currently married 24(15%) 135(85%) 159(100%)
Educational status No formal education 27(27.8%) 70(72.1%) 97(100%))
Primary 15(15.4%) 82(84.5%) 97(100%)
Secondary and above 16(13%) 107(87%) 123(100%)
Residence Urban 48(16.7%) 239(83.2%) 287(100%)
Rural 10(33%) 20(67%) 30(100%)
Ethnicity Amhara 53(18.4%) 235(81.5%) 288(100%)
Others 5(17.2%) 24(82.7%) 29(100%)
Wealth Index Low 26(24.7%) 79(75.2%) 105(100%)
Medium 14(13.2%) 92(86.7%) 106(100%)
High 18(17%) 88(83%) 106(100%)
Dietary diversity Inadequate 47(17%) 231(83%) 278(100%)
Adequate 11(39.2%) 28(60.7%) 39(100%)
ART status Pre-ART 14(33.3) 28(66.7%) 42(100%)
On ART 44(16%) 231(84%) 275(100%)