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Table 1 Study populations’ demographic characteristics

From: Seroprevalence of viral hepatitis A, B, C, D and E viruses in the Hormozgan province southern Iran

Characteristic Group Total count (n = 562) Percent (%)
Age (years) 0–14 30 5.3
15–24 118 21.0
25–34 169 30.1
35–44 84 14.9
45–54 69 12.3
55+ 92 16.4
Gender Female 398 70.8
Male 164 29.2
Residential area Bandar Khamir 140 24.9
Jask 137 24.4
Bandar Abbas 143 25.4
Bashagard 142 25.3
Resident type Urban 283 50.4
Rural 279 49.6
Skin type Type I/II 116 20.6
Type III/IV 417 74.2
Type V/VI 29 5.2
Occupation Child/student 77 13.7
House wife 318 56.6
Office employee 56 10.0
Freelancer 52 9.3
Fisherman/Sailor 20 3.6
Worker 27 4.8
Retiree 12 2.1
Travelling history No 519 92.3
Yes 43 7.7