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Table 1 Socio-demographic characteristics of patients at baseline

From: Clinical and immunological outcomes according to adherence to first-line HAART in a urban and rural cohort of HIV-infected patients in Burkina Faso, West Africa

Variable All patients (n = 625)
Sex  
 -Female 455/625 (72.8)
 -Male 160/625 (27.2)
Median age at baseline  
Years [median (IQR)] 33.3 (10.2)
Religion  
 -Christian 368/625 (58.9)
 -Muslim 275/625 (40.8)
 -Animist 2/625 (0.3)
Spoken language  
 -French 361/625 (57.8)
 -Only local dialects 237/625 (37.9)
 -Missing data 27/625 (4.3)
Literacy  
 -Illiterate 204/625 (32.6)
 -Literate 421/625 (67.4)
Living area  
 -Urban 466/625 (74.6)
 -Rural 159/625 (25.4)
Calendar year of enrolment in the whole cohort  
 -≤ 2003 71/625 (11.4)
 -2004 166/625 (26.6)
 -2005 130/625 (20.8)
 -2006 78/625 (12.5)
 -2007 111/625 (17.8)
 -2008 69/625 (11)
Marital status  
 -Stable partner 371/625 (59.3)
 -No stable partner 107/625 (17.1)
 -Widowed 144/625 (23.0)
 -Missing data 3/625 (0.5)
Pregnancy at baseline  
 -Yes 73/455 (16.1)
 -No 381/455 (83.7)
 -Missing data 1/455 (0.2)
HIV-infected partner  
 -Yes 199/408 (48.8)
 -No 82/408 (20.1)
 -Missing data 127/408 (31.1)
Status at the end of follow-up  
 -Followed 488/625 (78.1)
 -Lost to follow-up 40/625 (6.4)
 -Dead 60/625 (9.6)
 -Referred 37/625 (5.9)
  1. Notes: IQR: Interquartile range. All values are expressed as N (%).