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Table 1 Distribution of subjects on the basis of Area of Residence, Gender, Age and Occupation

From: Prevalence of HCV and HIV infections in 2005-Earthquake-affected areas of Pakistan

Characteristic Bach A (n = 245) Bach B (n = 290) p-value
Location    
   Mansehra 185 (75.5%) 250 (86.2%) < 0.001
   Abbotabad 03 (1.2%) 15 (5.1%)  
   Balakot 14 (5.7%) 05 (1.7%)  
   Batgram 07 (2.8%) 02 (0.6%)  
   Other areas 36 (14.6%) 18 (6.2%)  
Gender    
   Male 155 (63.2%) 136 (46.8%) < 0.001
   Female 90 (36.7%) 154 (53.1%)  
Age    
   1–10 Years 18 (7.3%) 35 (12.0%) 0.166
   11–25 Years 88 (35.9%) 105 (36.2%)  
   26–50 Years 107 (43.6%) 124 (42.7%)  
   Above 50 Years 32 (13.0%) 26 (8.9%)  
Occupation    
   Army Personals 10 (4.0%) 5.0 (1.7%) < 0.001
   Drivers 17 (6.9%) 5.0 (1.7%)  
   Farmers 38 (15.5) 20 (6.8%)  
   House Wives 55 (22.4%) 98 (33.7%)  
   Hospital Staff 30(12.2%) 50 (17.2%)  
   Students and Teacher 59 (24.0%) 60 (20.6%)   
   Others 36 (14.6%) 52 (17.9%)  
  1. Frequencies for all values are given in parentheses. The p-values were calculated using Pearson chi square test.