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Table 5 Significant bacteriuria in relation to socio-demographic characteristics of obstetric fistula patients at Hamlin Fistula Hospital, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

From: Urinary tract infection among fistula patients admitted at Hamlin fistula hospital, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

Variables Significant bacteriuria Total No. (%) P-value
Yes
No. (%)
No
No. (%)
Age (years)
 10–15 2(100) 0(00) 2(1.0)  
 16–20 24(40.7) 25(59.3) 49(23.3)
 21–25 72(61) 46(39) 118(56.2) 0.765
 26–30 15(60) 10(40) 25(11.9)
 31–35 6(66.6) 3(33.3) 9(4.3)
 36–40 2(33.3) 4(66.6) 6(2.9)
 Above 40 1(100) 0(00) 1(.5)
Marital status
 Single 40(55.5) 32(44.5) 72(34.3) 0.856
 Married 38(62.9) 23(37.1) 61(29.0)
 Divorced 44(57.1) 33(42.9) 77(36.7)
Educational status
 Illiterate 97(59.5) 66(40.5) 163(77.6) 0.534
 Primary School 23(52.7) 21(46.3) 44(21.0)
 Greater 1(33.3) 2(66.6) 3(1.4)
Occupations
 Merchant 17(50) 17(50) 34(16.2) 0.52
 Farmer 33(53.2) 29(46.8) 61(29.5)
 Student 7(41.2) 10(58.8) 17(8.1)
 House Wife 45(67.1) 22(32.9) 77(31.9)
 Daily Laborer 16(69.6) 7(30.4) 23(11.0)
 Others 4(57.1) 3(42.9) 7(3.3)  
Personal income(ETB)
 Less 500 78(58.2) 56(41.8) 134(63.8) 0.955
 500–1000 29(56.8) 22(53.2) 51(24.3)
 1001–1500 11(64.7) 6(35.3) 17(8.1)
 Above 1500 4(50) 4(50) 8(3.8)
Residence
 Rural 112(91.8) 84(95.4) 196(93.3) 0.31
 Urban 10(8.2) 4(4.6) 14(6.7)
Duration of hospital stay
 Less than 3 days 22(18) 16(18.2) 38(18.1) 0.978
 Equal or above 3 days 100(82) 72(81.8) 172(81.9)
  1. ETB Ethiopian birr