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Table 1 Demographic characteristics and drug susceptibility pattern of isolates in the study

From: Mycobacterium tuberculosisspoligotypes and drug susceptibility pattern of isolates from tuberculosis patients in peri-urban Kampala, Uganda

    Drug susceptibility pattern
Demographic
characteristics
Total Susceptible Resistant to
Isoniazida
Resistant to
Rifampicinb
MDR
Total no. of strains 334 316 13 0 15
Sex Women 163 153 7 0 3
  Men 181 163 6 0 12
History of TB New cases 339 311 13 0 15
  Retreatment 5 5 0 0 0
HIV status Positive 92 84 5 0 3
  Negative 176 164 4 0 8
  Unknown 76 68 4 0 4
Age group (years) 18–39 267 249 7 0 11
  40–60 76 66 6 0 4
  >60 1 1 0 0 0
  1. aResistance to isoniazid other than MDR; bresistance to rifampicin other than MDR; MDR = multidrug resistant strains