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Table 4 Prevalence of MDR-TB within demographic subgroups

From: Tuberculosis in Sudan: a study of Mycobacterium tuberculosis strain genotype and susceptibility to anti-tuberculosis drugs

Variable N % MDR 95% CI RR 95% CI P-value
SEX Male 175 12.0 7.6,17.8 1   
  Female 60 8.3 2.8,18.4 0.69 0.27,1.76 0.435
AGE < = 30 86 7.0 2.6,14.6 1   
  31-44 84 17.9 10.4,27.7 2.56 1.04,6.28  
  > = 45 65 7.7 2.5,17.0 1.1 0.35,3.46 0.046
CASE New 164 4.9 2.1,9.4 1   
  Relapse 51 25.5 14.3,39.6 5.23 2.30,11.90  
  Failure/Interrupted 20 25 8.7,49.1 5.12 1.85,14.16 < 0.001
ORIGIN East 54 1.9 0.0,9.9 1   
  West 110 10.9 5.8,18.3 5.89 0.79,44.14  
  North 23 26.1 10.2,48.4 14.09 1.80,110.53
  South 26 11.5 2.4,30.2 6.23 0.68,57.04  
  Central 22 18.2 5.2,40.3 9.82 1.16,82.99 0.026
SPOLIGOTYPE CAS1-DEL 114 13.2 7.6,20.8 1   
  Other 59 8.5 2.8,18.7 0.64 0.25,1.69  
  Unknown 62 9.7 3.6,19.9 0.74 0.30,1.80 0.597
MARITALSTATUS Married 118 9.3 4.7,16.1 1   
  Not married 117 12.8 7.4,20.3 1.38 0.66,2.87 0.393
TYPEOFHOUSE Brick 36 13.9 4.7,29.5 1   
  Mud 149 11.4 6.8,17.6 0.82 0.32,2.08  
  Shelter 47 8.5 2.4,20.4 0.61 0.18,2.12 0.737
PERSON/ROOM < 6 108 7.4 3.3,14.1 1   
  6+ 124 14.5 8.8,22.0 1.96 0.89,4.33 0.087