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Table 2 Capture recapture estimates of patients diagnosed with chronic hepatitis C and alive end 2007

From: Hepatitis C prevalence in Denmark -an estimate based on multiple national registers

  Region North Central South Zealand Copenhagen Total Population
   n % n % n % n % n % n % prevalence
Age <40 250 36% 496 33% 1072 47% 357 34% 1171 32% 3346 37% 0.12%
  40-49 252 36% 537 36% 736 32% 339 32% 1331 37% 3195 35% 0.40%
  50+ 194 28% 458 31% 496 22% 348 33% 1129 31% 2625 29% 0.13%
Gender Male 463 67% 1019 68% 1524 66% 633 61% 2354 65% 5993 65% 0.22%
  Female 233 33% 472 32% 780 34% 411 39% 1277 35% 3173 35% 0.11%
Year of entrance ≤2000 407 58% 776 52% 1417 62% 454 43% 1324 36% 4378 48%  
in 1. register >2000 289 42% 715 48% 887 38% 590 57% 2307 64% 4788 52%  
Total   696 100% 1491 100% 2304 100% 1044 100% 3631 100% 9166 100%  
% of DK estimate    8%   16%   25%   11%   40%   100%  
Prevalence(%)    0.12%   0.12%   0.19%   0.13%   0.22%   0.17%  
Total pop. (in 1000)   577   1,236   1,194   819   1,644   5,472