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Table 3 Subgroup prevalence of diabetes mellitus among tuberculosis patients in Sub-Saharan African countries, 2017 (n = 16)

From: Prevalence of diabetes mellitus among tuberculosis patients in Sub-Saharan Africa: a systematic review and meta-analysis of observational studies

Variables Characteristics Number of studies included Sample size Estimate (95% CI)
Country Nigeria 4 4998 15 (7, 23)
Ethiopia 3 1633 10 (6, 13)
Tanzania 2 1309 11 (9, 12)
Others 7 5345 5 (3, 7)
Sample size ≥300 9 12,063 11 (7, 15)
< 300 7 1, 223 7 (4, 10)
HIV infection HIV Positive 9 1365 8.9 (6.5, 11.3)
HIV negative 9 6, 584 7.7 (5.4, 10.1)
Residence Urban 5 2, 269 9 (8, 11)
Rural 5 1700 9 (5, 12)
Overall   16 13,286 9 (6, 12)