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Table 6 Epidemiological characteristics of the Beijing and non-Beijing isolates

From: Role of MIRU-VNTR and spoligotyping in assessing the genetic diversity of Mycobacterium tuberculosis in Henan Province, China

characteristics total (n = 668) Beijing family isolates (n = 558) Non-Beijing family isolates (n = 110) OR 95% CI p-value
Sex
 Male 509 428 81    
 Female 159 130 29 0.85 0.53–1.35 0.541
Age group,years
  < 25 141 113 28    
 25–44 197 161 36 0.71 0.39–1.31 0.282
 45–64 177 154 23 0.79 0.45–1.40 0.422
  > 64 153 130 23 1.19 0.63–2.20 0.587
Treatment history
 New case 501 422 79    
 Retreatment case 167 136 31 1.22 0.77–1.92 0.398
Population
 Permanent 134 111 23    
 Migrant 534 447 87 1.06 0.64–1.76 0.804