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Table 7 Distribution of Hepatitis C Virus based on Occupation 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

Occupation Total number of samples examined (%) Number Positive samples (%) Number of Negative samples (%)
Trading 64 (35.6) 7 (3.9) 57 (31.7)
Civil Servant 64 (35.6) 14 (7.8) 50 (27.8)
Industry 18 (10.0) 2 (1.1) 16 (8.9)
Student 34 (18.9) 1 (0.6) 33 (18.3)
Total 180 (100.0) 24 (13.3) 156 (86.7)
  1. Chi square (x2) = 7.613; df = 3; P value = 0.055