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Table 3 HBV positivity according to sex and age among 801 students in Bangui

From: The prevalence of hepatitis B virus markers in a cohort of students in Bangui, Central African Republic

  Male Female
Age (Years) Total *HBV+ (%) 95% CI Total *HBV+ (%) 95% CI
14-19 149 41.6 33.6-49.6 195 43.1 36.1-50.1
20-25 234 43.2 36.8-49.6 125 48.0 39.2-56.8
≥ 26 71 32.4 21.2-43.6 27 33.3 14.7-51.9
Total 454 40.1 35.5-44.7 347 45.2 39.9-50.5
  1. *HBV(+): one of the markers (HBsAg, anti-HBc Ab and anti-HBs Ab) at least is positive