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Table 2 HBsAgseroprevalence according to certain socio-behavioral characteristics and chronic kidney disease in the military

From: HBsAg seroprevalence among Senegalese militaries

Item HBsAg positive*
  Case Percentage (%) CI 95% P value
Ethnic group
Serere 38 12.6% [9.1%-16.9%] 0.68
Pulaar 22 11.3% [7.2%-16.7%]
Diola 23 10.5% [6.7%-15.3%]
Ouolof 24 8.4% [5.4%-12.2%]
Mandingue 6 9.8% [3.7%-20.2%]
Other 16 12.03% [7.0%-18.8%]
Professional category
Soldiers 78 13.6% [10.9%-16.7%] 0.0087
Non-commissioned officers 43 7.9% [5.8%-10.5%]
Officers 8 10.8% [4.8%-20.2%]
Marital status
Single 22 11.1% [7.1%-16.3%] 0.99
Married & other 107 10.7% [8.9%-12.8%]
Alcohol consumption
Yes 22 11.8% [7.6%-17.4%] 0.71
No 107 10.6% [8.8%-12.7%]
Chronic kidney disease: GFR
60-90 ml/min 30 7.7% [5.3%-10.8%] 0.023
>90 ml/min 99 12.3% [10.1%-14.8%]
  1. *29 participants absent of HBsAg research.