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Table 4 Distribution of Hepatitis C Virus based on Age of subjects screened

From: Studies on the prevalence of Hepatitis C virus infection in diabetic patients attending a tertiary health-care facility South-west Nigeria

Age Total number of samples examined (%) Number of Positive samples (%) Number of Negative samples (%)
0–20 20 (11.1) 0 (0.0) 20 (11.1)
21–30 20 (11.1) 2 (1.1) 18 (10.0)
31–40 37 (20.6) 6 (3.3) 31 (17.2)
41–50 40 (22.2) 9 (5.0) 31 (17.2)
51–60 24 (13.3) 3 (1.7) 21 (11.7)
60–100 39 (21.7) 4 (2.2) 35 (19.4)
Total 180 (100.0) 24 (13.3) 156 (86.6)
  1. Chi square (x2) = 6.778; df = 5; P value = 0.238