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Table 1 State wise socio-demographic variables of the study subjects, Northeast India (n = 1640).

From: Seroprevalence and risk factors of herpes simplex virus type-2 infection among pregnant women in Northeast India

Variables (total) Manipur
n (%)
Assam
n (%)
Meghalaya
n (%)
Arunachal Pradesh
n (%)
Mizoram
n (%)
Subjects recruited (1640) 402 300 400 307 231
Age groups      
18 to 21 yrs (355) 75(18.7) 77(25.7) 145(36.2) 30(9.8) 28(12.1)
22 to 25 yrs (592) 125(31.1) 137(45.6) 113(28.3) 140(45.6) 77(33.3)
26 to 29 yrs (385) 103(25.6) 63(21.0) 77(19.2) 85(27.7) 57(24.7)
> 29 yrs (308) 99(24.6) 23(7.7) 65(16.3) 52(16.9) 69(29.9)
Religion      
Hindu (844) 346(86.1) 271(90.3) 93(23.2) 125(40.7) 9(3.9)
Christian (611) -- 1(0.3) 280(70.0) 108(35.2) 222(96.1)
Muslim (106) 56(13.9) 26(8.7) 7(1.8) 17(5.5) --
Others (79) -- 2(0.7) 20(5.0) 57(18.6) --
Occupation      
House wife (1310) 341(84.8) 293(97.7) 328(82.0) 168(54.7) 180(77.9)
Regular employee (110) 7(1.7) 1(0.3) 17(4.2) 79(25.7) 6(2.6)
Unskilled worker (75) 39(9.7) 6(2.0) 50(12.5) 37(12.1) 43(18.6)
Business (45) 15(3.7) -- 5(1.3) 23(7.5) 2(0.9)
Education      
Primary & less (1063) 252(62.7) 231(77.0) 278(69.5) 166(54.1) 136(58.9)
Secondary (462) 105(26.1) 66(22.0) 101(25.2) 98(31.9) 92(39.8)
Graduate & above (115) 45(11.2) 3(1.0) 21(5.3) 43(14.0) 3(1.3)
Type of family      
Nuclear (950) 232(57.7) 144(48.0) 238(59.5) 211(68.7) 125(54.1)
Joint (616) 169(42.0) 147(49.0) 156(39.0) 42(13.7) 102(44.2)
Single (74) 1(0.3) 9(3.0) 6(1.5) 54(17.6) 4(1.7)
Income group      
Low (1177) 247(61.4) 262(87.3) 324(81.0) 160(52.1) 184(79.6)
Middle & high (463) 155(38.6) 38(12.67) 76(19.0) 147(47.88) 47(20.35)
Migrant labor (192) 14(3.5%) 14(4.7%) 78(19.5) 61(19.9%) 25(10.8%)
Duration of Pregnancy      
1-12 weeks (28) -- 9(3.0) 19(4.8) -- --
13-28 weeks (513) 100(24.9) 205(68.3) 131(32.7) 39(12.7) 38(16.5)
29-42 weeks (1099) 302(75.1) 86(28.7) 250(62.5) 268(87.3) 193(83.5)
Commercial sex worker (8) 2(0.5%) -- -- 5(1.6%) 1(0.4%)