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Table 2 Summary of hepatitis B virus infection status among HCWs in the hospital, Sierra Leone

From: Prevalence and associated knowledge of hepatitis B infection among healthcare workers in Freetown, Sierra Leone

HBV infection classification Number (%) (n = 211)
Susceptible 172 (81.5)
 All markers negative 172 (81.5)
Acute or chronic infection 21 (10.0)
 HBsAg (+), HBeAb (+), HBcAb (+) 19 (9.0)
 HBsAg (+), HBeAb (+) 1 (0.5)
 HBsAg (+), HBcAb (+) 1 (0.5)
Immune due to hepatitis B vaccination 9 (4.0)
 Only HBsAb (+) 9 (4.3)
Immune due to natural infection 9 (4.0)
 Only HBcAb (+) 5 (2.4)
 HBeAb (+), HBcAb (+) 2 (0.9)
 HBsAb (+), HBeAb (+) 1 (0.5)
 HBeAg (+), HBcAb (+) 1 (0.5)