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Table 2 Demographic and clinical characteristics of study participants in molecular epidemiology, South Omo, Ethiopia

From: Molecular epidemiology of clinical Mycobacterium tuberculosis complex isolates in South Omo, Southern Ethiopia

Characteristics Residential areas Total
N (%)
Non-pastoral (N = 70) Pastoral (N = 67) Unspecified
D/Ari
N (%)
Jinka
N (%)
aOther areas
N (%)
B/Tsemay N (%) Dassenech N (%) Hamer N (%) Male
N (%)
Gnangatom N (%) Selemago N (%)  
Sex
 Female 23 (48.9) 6 (37.5) 1 (14.3) 6 (42.9) 4 (44.4) 4 (26.7) 5 (41.7) 1 (50.0) 7 (46.7) 7 (36.8) 64 (41.0)
 Male 24 (51.1) 10 (62.5) 6 (85.7) 8 (57.1) 5 (55.6) 11 (73.3) 7 (58.3) 1 (50.0) 8 (53.3) 12 (63.2) 92 (59.0)
Age in years
 15–29 19 (40.4) 11 (68.8) 2 (28.6) 7 (50.0) 4 (44.4) 2 (13.3) 7 (58.3) 1 (50.0) 11 (73.3) 6 (31.6) 70 (44.9)
 30–44 19 (40.4) 3 (18.8) 5 (71.4) 3 (21.4) 1 (11.1) 9 (60.0) 2 (16.7) 1 (50.0) 3 (20.0) 13 (68.4) 59 (37.8)
 45+ 9 (19.1) 2 (12.5) 0 (0.0) 4 (28.6) 4 (44.4) 4 (26.7) 3 (25.0) 0 (0.0) 1 (6.7) 0 (0.0) 27 (17.3)
Type of TB
 PTB 37 (78.7) 13 (81.2) 3 (42.9) 13 (92.9) 9 (100.0) 15 (100.0) 10 (83.3) 2 (100.0) 9 (60.0) 19 (100.0) 130 (83.3)
 EPTB 10 (21.3) 3 (18.8) 4 (57.1) 1 (7.1) 0 (0.0) 0 (0.0) 2 (16.7) 0 (0.0) 6 (37.5) 0 (0.0) 26 (16.7)
Medical history
 New cases 45 (95.7) 16 (100.0) 7 (100.0) 12 (85.7) 9 (100.0) 12 (80.0) 12 (100.0) 2 (100.00) 14 (93.3) 19 (0.0) 148 (94.9)
 Retreat. Cases 2 (4.3) 0 (0.0) 0 (0.0) 2 (14.3) 0 (0.0) 3 (20.0) 0 (0.0) 0 (0.0) 1 (6.7) 0 (0.0) 8 (5.1)
Total 47 (30.1) 16 (10.3) 7 (4.5) 14 (9.0) 9 (5.8) 15 (9.6) 12 (7.7) 2 (1.3) 15 (9.6) 19 (12.2) 156 (100.0)
  1. aOther areas, include Addis Ababa, Konso, Semen Ari and Sawula; D/Ari, Debub Ari; B/Tsemay, Bena Tsemay; Retreat. Cases, anti-TB retreatment cases