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Table 2 Seroprevalence of T. gondii with respect to socio-demographic characteristics at Mizan Aman General Hospital, Southwest Ethiopia, May 2015

From: Seroprevalence of Toxoplasma gondii and associated risk factors among HIV-infected women within reproductive age group at Mizan Aman General Hospital, Southwest Ethiopia: a cross sectional study

Variables IgG IgM
Positive Negative Positive Negative
Age
18–27 84 (95.5%) 4 (4.5%) 4 (4.5%) 84 (95.5%)
28–37 124 (94.7%) 7 (5.3%) 2 (1.5%) 129 (98.5%)
38–49 47 (92.2%) 4 (7.8%) 0 (0.0%) 51 (100%)
Total 255 (94.4%) 15 (5.5%) 6 (2.2%) 97.8%
Ever had contact with cat
Yes 25 (92.6%) 2 (7.4%) 1 (3.7%) 26 (96.3%)
No 230 (94.7%) 13 (5.3%) 5 (2.1%) 238 (97.9%)
Educational level
Unable to/only/read and write 64 (95.5%) 3 (4.5%) 0 (0.0%) 67 (100%)
Primary education 140 (94.6%) 8 (5.4%) 3 (2%) 145 (98%)
High school and above 51 (92.7%) 4 (7.3%) 3 (5.5%) 52 (94.5%)
Ever eaten uncooked meat
Yes 66 (98.5%) 1 (1.5%) 1 (1.5%) 66 (98.5%)
No 189 (93.1%) 14 (6.9%) 5 (2.5%) 198 (97.5%)
Have addiction (alcohol, cigarette, Khat)
Yes 147 (96.7%) 5 (3.3%) 5 (3.3%) 147 (96.7%)
No 108 (91.5%) 10 (8.5%) 1 (0.8%) 117 (99.2%)
Ever had blood transfusion
Yes 19 (95%) 1 (5%) 0 20 (100%)
No 236 (94.4%) 14 (5.6%) 6 (2.4%) 244 (97.6%)
Have child with visual impairment
Yes 2 (100%) 0 0 2 (100%)
No 253 (94.4%) 15 (5.6%) 6 (2.2%) 262 (97.8%)
Have child with epilepsy
Yes 3 (100%) 0 0 3 (100%)
No 252 (94.4%) 15 (5.6%) 6 (2.2%) 261 (97.8%)