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Table 1 Socio-demographic characteristics of study participants and their association with drug sensitivity patterns of M. tuberculosis isolates, South Gondar Zone, Amhara region, northwest Ethiopia (2015–2017)

From: Molecular detection of Mycobacterium tuberculosis sensitivity to rifampicin and isoniazid in South Gondar Zone, northwest Ethiopia

Characteristics

Any drug resistance

COR (95% CI)

p-value

Yes, n (%)

No, n (%)

Total, N (%)

Sex

 Male

10 (17.5)

47 (82.5)

57 (100)

1.00

 

 Female

10 (18.5)

44 (81.5)

54 (100)

1.06 (0.40–2.81)

1.00

Age (years)

 5–17

2 (18.2)

9 (81.8)

11 (100)

1.00

 

 18–30

9 (21.4)

33 (78.6)

42 (100)

1.22 (0.22–6.72)

0.813

 31–43

3 (8.8)

31 (91.2)

34 (100)

0.43 (0.06–3.02)

0.390

 44–56

4 (22.2)

14 (77.8)

18 (100)

1.28 (0.19–8.53)

0.794

  > 56

2 (33.3)

4 (66.7)

6 (100)

2.25 (0.22–22.14)

0.481

Patient category

 New cases

15 (16.7)

75 (83.3)

90 (100)

1.00

 

 Retreatment

5 (23.8)

16 (76.2)

21 (100)

1.56 (0.49–4.92)

0.443

Family TB history

 Yes

6 (16.7)

30 (83.3)

36 (100)

1.00

 

 No

14 (18.7)

61 (81.3)

75 (100)

1.14 (0.40–3.28)

0.797

Clinical presentation

 PTB

11 (25.0)

33 (75.0)

44 (100)

1.00

 

 EPTB

9 (13.4)

58 (86.6)

67 (100)

0.46 (0.17–1.23)

0.120

  1. COR crude odds ratio, CI confidence interval