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Table 1 Socio-demographic characteristics among HIV-positive adults enrolled in ART clinics in Zimbabwe

From: Malnutrition status and associated factors among HIV-positive patients enrolled in ART clinics in Zimbabwe

Characteristic n N % (95% CI)
Area
 Urban 543 1,242 43.7 (43.4–48.4)
 Rural 699 1,242 56.3 (51.6–56.6)
Sex
 Male 393 1,242 31.6 (29.1–34.3)
 Female 849 1,242 68.4 (65.7–70.9)
Age in Years
 15–24 51 1,242 4.1 (3.1–5.4)
 25–34 288 1,242 23.2 (20.9–25.6)
 35–44 464 1,242 37.4 (34.7–40.1)
 45–54 265 1,242 21.3 (19.1–23.7)
  > =55 174 1,242 14.0 (12.2–16.1)
  Median (IQR)   1,242 41 (34; 49)  
Education Level
 Primary 467 1,159 40.3 (37.5–43.2)
 Secondary 662 1,159 57.1 (54.2–59.9)
 Higher 30 1,159 2.6 (1.8–3.7)
 Missing 83 1,242 6.7 -
Wealth quintile
 Lowest 251 1,242 20.2 (18.1–22.5)
 Second 252 1,242 20.3 (18.1–22.6)
 Middle 243 1,242 19.6 (17.4–21.9)
 Fourth 235 1,242 18.9 (16.8–21.2)
 Highest 261 1,242 21.0 (18.8–23.4)
  1. HIV Human Immunodeficiency virus, ART antiretroviral therapy, IQR interquartile range