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Table 2 Baseline characteristics

From: UK national clinical audit: management of pregnancies in women with HIV

  Number of women/pregnanciesa (%)
Ethnicity  
 Black African 1083 (73.7%) women
 White 250 (17%) women
 Black Caribbean 46 (3.1%) women
 Other/ not stated 90 (6.1%) women
Age at EDDb  
 16 – 19 12 (0.8%) women
 20 – 29 344 (23.4%) women
 30 – 39 952 (64.8%) women
 40 + 161 (11%) women
HIV acquisition  
 Heterosexual 1251 (85.2%) women
 MTCT 21 (1.4%) women
 Injecting drug use 17 (1.2%) women
 Other/ not stated 180 (12.3%) women
Timing of HIV diagnosis  
 Pre-conception 1263 (85.2%) pregnancies
 During pregnancy 217 (14.6%) pregnancies
 Not stated 3 (0.2%) pregnancies
ART status  
 Conceived on ART 920 (62%) pregnancies
 Conceived off ART 549 (37%) pregnancies
 Unclear 14 (0.9%) pregnancies
  1. a1483 pregnancies in 1469 women were reported in the audit period
  2. bFirst EDD for women with two pregnancies