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Table 1 The residence, age and caste/ethnicity of the HBsAg sero-positive mothers

From: Prevalence and risk factors of hepatitis B infection among mothers and children with hepatitis B infected mother in upper Dolpa, Nepal

Characteristics Number (N = 25) and Percentage
n %
Residence (VDCs)
 Chharka 5 20
 Dho 8 32
 Mukot 4 16
 Saldang 4 16
 Tinje 4 16
Age
 19–24 Years 2 8
 25–29 Years 8 32
 30–34 Years 7 28
 35 Years and higher 8 32
 Mean 32.04
 Range 19–46
Cast/ethnicity
 Gurung/Lama (Indigenous) 21 84
 Rokaya/Budha 3 12
 BK 1 4