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Table 1 Socio-demographic characteristics of the study participants in Public Hospitals of Mekelle city, Tigray, Ethiopia, 2014–2017 (N = 558)

From: HIV testing, test results and factors influencing among infants born to HIV positive mothers in public hospitals of Mekelle City, North Ethiopia: a cross-sectional study

VariableCategoryFrequencyPercent
Health institution where PMTCT services providedACSH9817.6
Quiha Hospital14225.4
Mekelle General Hospital31857.0
Age of mothers (years)15–249917.7
25–3436064.6
35–499917.7
ResidenceUrban45982.3
Rural9917.7
Mother had a partnerYes49989.4
No5910.6
Sex of infantsFemale29152.2
Male26747.8
  1. ACSH Ayder Comprehensive Specialized Hospital