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Table 1 Characteristics of studies included in the systematic review and meta-analysis on hepatitis C virus seroprevalence among blood donors in Ethiopia

From: Seroprevalence of hepatitis c virus infection among blood donors in Ethiopia: a systematic review and meta-analysis

Authors name Sampling year Publication year Study area Study region Study design Sample size Prevalence %
(95%ci)
Logit transformation Study quality
Melese A. et al/ [42] 2014 2016 Jijiga Somali Cross-sectional 6827 0.73 −4.927207 Low risk
Alemeshet Y. et al [40] 2010 2011 Jimma Oromia Cross-sectional 6063 0.2 −6.21661 Low risk
Shiferaw et al [26] 2018 2019 Bahirdar Amhara Cross-sectional 35,435 0.6 −5.122014 Low risk
Bekele Sharew et al [27] 2012 2015 Dessie Amhara Cross-sectional 8908 0.61 −5.105585 Low risk
Misganew B. [35] 2013 2016 Hawassa SNNP Cross-sectional 6337 0.6 −5.122014 Low risk
Dessie et al [28] 2006 2007 Bahirdar Amhara Cross-sectional 324 13.3 −2.160122 Low risk
Tigabu et al. [29] 2018 2019 Gondar Amhara Cross-sectional 5983 1.6 −4.151296 Low risk
Negash et al. [30] 2018 2019 Debrtabor Amhara Cross-sectional 310 4.2 −3.212993 Low risk
Bonja et al. [38] 2015 2017 Hawassa SNNP Cross-sectional 384 0.5 −5.30333 Low risk
Deressa et al. [31] 2017 2018 North Shewa Amhara Cross-sectional 8460 0.32 −5.747809 Low risk
Ambachew et al [36] 2016 2018 Hawassa SNNP Cross-sectional 2237 0.5 −5.30333 Low risk
Teklemariam et al. [46] 2017 2018 Harrer Harari Cross-sectional 11,382 0.8 −4.836346 Low risk
Zerihun A. et al [45] 2013 2018 Dire Dawa Dire Dawa Cross-sectional 6376 0.96 −4.655639 Low risk
Mohammed and Bekele [43] 2013 2016 Jijiga Somali Cross-sectional 4224 0.4 −5.525469 Low risk
Tessema et al [33] 2007 2010 Gondar Amhara Cross-sectional 6361 0.7 −4.96887 Low risk
Fithamlak S. [39] 2015 2016 W/Sodo SNNP Cross-sectional 390 8.5 −2.553935 Low risk
DEGEFA ET AL. [44] 2014 2018 Mekelle Tigray Cross-sectional 10,728 1.33 −4.333381 Low risk
Biadgo et al [32] 2012 2017 North Gondar Amhara Retrospective Cohort 6471 0.8 −4.836346 Low risk
Jose M. et al [41] 2012 2016 Gambo Hospital Oromia Cross-sectional 2606 2 −3.932226 Low risk
HUNDIE ET AL [49] 2014 2017 Nationwide Unspecifica Cross-sectional 56,885 0.52 −5.26431 Low risk
Abate et al. [25] 2008 2013 Bahir Dar Amhara Cross-sectional 2384 0.63 −5.073525 Low risk
Heyredin et al [48] 2018 2019 Eastern Ethiopia Unspecifica Cross-sectional 500 1 −4.615221 Low risk
Mengistu Hailemariam [37] 2015 2018 Hawassa SNNP Cross-sectional 6849 0.7 −4.96887 Low risk
Gelaw and Mengistu [47] 2003 2008 Amhara & Tigray Unspecifica Cross-sectional 600 1.7 −4.091688 Low risk
Tigistu Demisse [34] 2014 Unpublished W/Sodo SNNP Cross-sectional 148 8.8 −2.522534 Low risk
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