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Table 2 Age-specific HCV seroprevalence rates, Kalama, Egypt 1995

From: Further evidence for association of hepatitis C infection with parenteral schistosomiasis treatment in Egypt

Age in years Total Tested HCV Positive % Positive (95% CI)a
10–14 153 17 11% (6% – 16%)
15–24 222 63 28% (22% – 34%)
25–34 132 58 44% (36% – 52%)
35–44 116 70 60% (51% – 69%)
45–54 86 63 73% (64% – 83%)
55 + 87 50 57% (47% – 68%)
Total 796 321 40% (37% – 44%)
  1. a % positive for HCV (95% Confidence Interval)