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Table 1 Characteristics of the study population stratified by sex

From: Age and sex distribution of Mycobacterium tuberculosis infection and rifampicin resistance in Myanmar as detected by Xpert MTB/RIF

  Sex
Males (n = 218,963) Females (n = 113,694)
Mtb Positive Result (%) 103,008 (47.0) 44,320 (39.0)
Rifampicin Resistant 9604 5056
Invalid/Error/No result (%) 11,268 (5.1) 6010 (5.3)
HIV Status
Negative (%) 90,292 (41.2) 44,673 (39.3)
Unknown (%) 89,321 (40.8) 49,855 (43.9)
Positive (%) 39,350 (18.0) 19,166 (16.9)
Treatment History
None (%) 131,861 (60.2) 73,266 (63.6)
Unknown (%) 6182 (2.8) 3357 (3.0)
Yes (%) 80,920 (37.0) 38,071 (33.5)
Region
Yangon (%) 81,828 (37.4) 45,791 (40.3)
All other regions combined (%) 137,135 (62.6) 67,903 (59.7)
Test Year
2015 28,008 14,319
2016 45,548 23,456
2017 65,064 33,538
2018 80,343 42,381