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Table 1 Characteristics of the included studies in the systematic review and meta-analysis for the prevalence of hepatitis B virus in Ethiopia, 2019

From: An updated systematic review and meta-analysis of the prevalence of hepatitis B virus in Ethiopia

First author, year P. year Region Study group Sampling technique Sample HBsAg + D. method Quality
Abate M., et al. [80] 2016 Somali Blood donor Entire sampling 2752 166 ELISA Good
Abera B., et al. [79] 2017 Amhara HIV positive children Random sampling 253 5 ELISA Good
Abera B., et al. [78] 2014 Amhara Apparently healthy Random sampling 481 15 RDT Good
Akalu GT., et al. [77] 2016 SAC Healthcare workers Convenient sampling 313 55 IA Poor
Amsalu A., et al. [76] 2018 SNNPR Pregnant women Consecutive sampling 475 34 ELISA Good
Anagaw B., et al. [75] 2012 Amhara Waste handlers Unknown 200 6 RDT Good
Asfaw MA., et al. [74] 2018 SNNPR VCT Random sampling 331 29 RDT Good
Ataro Z., et al. [73] 2018 SAC Blood donors Entire sampling 6376 298 ELISA Good
Ayele AG., et al. [72] 2013 SAC Chronic liver diseases Convenient sampling 120 43 RDT Poor
Balew M., et al. [71] 2014 Amhara HIV positive Random sampling 395 24 RDT Poor
Belayneh F., [70] 2015 SNNPR HIV positive adult Consecutive sampling 348 24 RDT Good
Betela B., et al. [87] 2018 Oromia General population Random sampling 1343 146 RDT Poor
Biadgo B., et al. [69] 2017 Amhara Blood donors Entire sampling 2294 121 ELISA Good
Bialfew Y., et al. [68] 2018 Amhara Blood donors Consecutive sampling 403 19 ELISA Good
Birku T., et al. [67] 2015 Amhara Military personnel Random sampling 403 17 RDT Good
Bisetegen FS., et al. [66] 2016 SNNPR Blood donors Consecutive sampling 390 11 ELISA Good
Chernet A., et al. [65] 2017 SNNPR Pregnant women Entire sampling 289 10 RDT Good
Dabsu R., et al. [64] 2014 Oromia Pregnant women Convenient sampling 421 10 RDT Good
Demsiss W., et al. [63] 2018 Amhara Students Random sampling 422 17 ELISA Good
Deressa T., et al. [20] 2017 Amhara HIV positive Random sampling 308 17 PCR Good
Deressa T., et al. [62] 2018 Amhara Blood donors Entire sampling 8460 102 ELISA Poor
Desalegn Z., et al. [84] 2013 SAC Healthcare workers Convenient sampling 254 6 IA Good
Desalegn Z., et al. [83] 2016 Oromia Pregnant women Entire sampling 202 11 ELISA Good
Erena AN., et al. [61] 2014 Oromia General population Random sampling 353 26 IA Good
G/micheal A., et al. [60] 2013 Oromia Healthcare workers Random sampling 220 9 RDT Poor
G/egziabher D., et al. [59] 2016 SAC General population Entire sampling 482 102 RDT Poor
G/mariam AA., et al. [58] 2019 Amhara Healthcare professional Entire sampling 332 15 RDT Good
Habte Y., et al. [57] 2016 SAC Blood donors Entire sampling 4157 155 ELISA Good
Hebo HJ., et al. [56] 2019 Oromia Healthcare workers Random sampling 240 6 ELISA Good
Heyredin I., et al. [55] 2019 Mixed Blood donors Consecutive sampling 500 33 ELISA Good
Kabato AA., et al. [86] 2016 SNNPR Blood donors Entire sampling 359 17 ELISA Good
Kebede W., et al. [85] 2017 Oromia Prisoners Random sampling 156 9 ELISA Good
Mekonnen A., et al. [54] 2015 SAC Waste handlers Random sampling 252 9 ELISA Good
Mekonnen D., et al. [53] 2014 Amhara Diabetes mellitus * 108 4 RDT Poor
Metaferia Y., et al. [52] 2016 SNNPR Pregnant women Convenient sampling 269 21 ELISA Good
Mezgebo TA., et al. [81] 2018 Tigray Pregnant women * 328 18 IA Good
Mohammed Y., et al. [51] 2016 Somali Blood donors Entire sampling 4224 460 ELISA Good
Molla S., et al. [50] 2015 Amhara Pregnant women Random sampling 384 17 RDT Good
Negash M., et al. [49] 2019 Amhara Blood donors Entire sampling 310 18 ELISA Good
Negero A., et al. [48] 2011 Oromia VCT Entire sampling 384 22 RDT Good
Schonfeld A., et al. [47] 2018 Oromia Pregnant women Consecutive sampling 580 31 RDT Good
Seid M., et al. [46] 2014 Amhara Pregnant women Random sampling 385 19 ELISA Good
Shiferaw E., et al. [44] 2019 Amhara Blood donors Entire sampling 35,435 230 ELISA Good
Shiferaw Y., et al. [45] 2011 SAC Waste Handlers Random sampling 252 9 ELISA Good
Shimelis T., et al. [43] 2017 SNNPR HIV positive * 477 30 RDT Good
Shure W., et al. [42] 2018 SAC Barbers Convenient sampling 400 15 ELISA Good
Taye S., et al. [41] 2014 Oromia Chronic hepatitis Entire sampling 358 80 RDT Poor
Tegegne D., et al. [40] 2014 SAC Pregnant women * 265 8 ELISA Good
Teklemariam Z., et al. [40] 2018 Harari Blood donors Entire sampling 4107 167 ELISA Good
Tesfa H., et al. [38] 2013 Amhara Clinically suspected Entire sampling 2684 382 RDT Good
Tessema B., et al. [37] 2010 Amhara Blood donors Entire sampling 6361 299 ELISA Good
Tigabu A., et al. [36] 2019 Amhara Blood donors Entire sampling 5983 244 ELISA Good
Tiruye G., et al. [35] 2018 Harari Pregnant women Random sampling 320 20 ELISA Good
Umare A., et al. [34] 2016 Oromia Pregnant women Consecutive sampling 318 22 ELISA Poor
Weldemhret L., et al. [33] 2016 Tigray HIV positive * 508 30 ELISA Good
Wondimeneh Y., et al. [82] 2013 Amhara HIV positive Consecutive sampling 400 20 RDT Good
Yami A., et al. [32] 2011 Oromia Blood donors Entire sampling 6063 126 ELISA Good
Yizengaw E., et al. [31] 2018 Amhara Healthcare workers Random sampling 388 10 ELISA Good
Yohanes T., et al. [30] 2016 SNNPR Pregnant women Random sampling 232 10 ELISA Good
Zenebe Y., et al. [29] 2014 Amhara Pregnant women Random sampling 318 12 ELISA Good
  1. Key: SAC Self-Administrative City, SNNPR Southern Nations, Nationalities and Peoples’ Region, ELISA Enzyme-Linked Immunosorbent Assay, RDT Rapid Diagnostic Test, IA Immunoassay, VCT volunteer for counseling and testing
  2. *: not stated