Skip to main content

Table 1 Basic characteristics of the participants in the study

From: The variations of IL-23R are associated with susceptibility and severe clinical forms of pulmonary tuberculosis in Chinese Uygurs

Characteristics Controls (N = 250) PTB Cases (N = 250) OR (95 % CI)
Age, year
 Mean ± SD 47.34 ± 16.20 44.34 ± 14.17  
Gender
 Male : Female 139:111 139:111  
BMI
 <18.5 : ≥18.5 92:158 174:76 3.93 (2.71–5.71)
Smoking status
 Smoker : No-smoker 9:241 5:245 0.55 (0.18–1.65)
Alcohol intake status
 Drinker : No-drinker 12:238 8:242 0.66 (0.26–1.63)
Presence of TB history of houshold
 Presence : Absence 24:226 36:224 1.51 (0.87–2.62)
Education background
 Junior high school or below : Senior high school or above 116:134 124:126 1.14 (0.80–1.62)
  1. PTB pulmonary tuberculosis, OR odds ratio, CI confidence interval, SD standard deviation, BMI body measure index
  2. The ethnicity recording of the study population as Chinese Uygur were derived from their self-declaration and checked by their identity (ID) card