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Table 1 HBV prevalence among pregnant women in Rwanda

From: Hepatitis B virus and HIV co-infection among pregnant women in Rwanda

Characteristics Total HBsAg Positive P-value
N n % 95% CI
Overall 13,121 486 3.7 [3.4, 4.0]  
Age group
 15–24 yrs 4719 182 3.9 [3.4, 4.5] 0.528
 25–49 yrs 8326 303 3.6 [3.2, 4.0]
Marital Status
 In union 11,366 424 3.7 [3.4, 4.1] 0.993
 Not in union 1664 62 3.7 [2.9,4.8]
Education level
 Illiterate/primary 11,536 425 3.7 [3.4, 4.1] 0.517
 Secondary/University 1466 59 4.0 [3.1, 5.2]
Occupation
 Salaried 500 15 3.0 [1.7,4.9] 0.387
 Not salaried 12,492 468 3.7 [3.4, 4.0]
Residence
 Rural 6547 257 3.9 [3.4, 4.4] 0.180
 Urban 6574 229 3.5 [3.1, 3.9]
Pregnancies
  ≤ 2 pregnancies 6946 252 3.6 [3.2,4.1] 0.637
  > 2 pregnancies 5837 221 3.8 [3.3,4.3]