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Table 1 Comparison of socio-demographic characteristics of Xpert MTB/RIF positive and negative presumptive TB cases among participants with chronic psychotic disorders, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia (February to June, 2020)

From: Prevalence of active tuberculosis and associated factors among people with chronic psychotic disorders at St. Amanuel Mental Specialized Hospital and Gergesenon Mental Rehabilitation center, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

Variables/characteristics Xpert MTB/RIF positive n (%) Xpert MTB/RIF negative n (%) Total n (%) P-value
Sex
 Male 19 (11.1) 152 (88.9) 171 (68.4) 0.81
 Female 8 (10.1) 71 (89.9) 79 (31.6)  
Age group (years)
 18–25 7 (16.7) 35 (83.3) 42 (16.8) 0.56
 26–33 6 (10.3) 52 (89.7) 58 (23.2)  
 34–41 7 (8.6) 74 (91.4) 81 (32.4)  
 42–49 3 (7.1) 39 (92.9) 42 (16.8)  
 Above 50 4 (14.8) 23 (85.2) 27 (10.8)  
Marital status
 Single 14 (10.8) 116 (89.2) 130 (52) 0.81
 Married 10 (11.1) 80 (89.9) 90 (36)  
 Widowed 2 (16.7) 10 (83.3) 12 (4.8)  
 Divorced 1 (5.6) 17 (94.4) 18 (7.2)  
Occupation
 Health worker 0 7 (100) 7 (2.8) 0.91
 Daily labor 4 (16.7) 20 (83.3) 24 (9.6)  
 Merchant 6 (11.5) 46 (88.5) 52 (20.8)  
 Student 3 (8.3) 33 (91.7) 36 (14.4)  
 Farmer 7 (17.1) 34 (82.9) 41 (16.4)  
 Others 7 (7.7) 83 (92.3) 90 (36)  
Residence
 Urban 17 (10.1) 152 (89.9) 169 (67.6) 0.66
 Rural 9 (13.8) 56 (86.2) 65 (26)  
 Homeless 1 (11.1) 8 (88.9) 9 (3.6)  
 Jail 0 7 (100) 7 (2.8)  
Education
 Formal education 19 (9.5) 180 (90.5) 199 (79.6) 0.20
 No formal education 8 (15.7) 43 (84.3) 51 (20.4)  
  1. n number, COR crude odd ratio, CI confidence interval