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Table 1 Prevalence of antibodies to hepatitis C virus (HCV) in pregnant women in Gabon (central Africa) by geographical area and age group

From: Hepatitis C virus prevalence and genetic diversity among pregnant women in Gabon, central Africa

Variable HCV antibodies
  No. positive/no. tested % Odds ratio 95% CI
Sentinel site     
   Port Gentil 0/168 0   
   Lambaréné 3/331 0.9 0.33 0.1–1.13
   Libreville 5/199 2.5 1.29 0.46–3.59
   Oyem 3/68 4.4 2.39 0.68–8.37
   Franceville 9/181 4.9 3.64 1.49–8.92
Age range (years)     
   14–20 4/293 1.3 0.57 0.19–1.72
   21–25 3/266 1.1 0.46 0.13–1.58
   26–30 4/202 1.9 0.94 0.31–2.84
   31–35 5/120 4.1 2.4 0.86–6.73
   > 35 4/66 6.0 3.5 1.15–10.94
All 20/947 2.1