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Table 1 Baseline characteristics of the cohort at the start of the study, total and clinic-specific

From: Trends in prevalence of selected opportunistic infections associated with HIV/AIDS in Uganda

Variable Total cohortn(%) Tororo HIV clinicn(%) Mulago HIV clinicn(%) Mbarara HIV clincn(%)
Sex (n = 5,972)     
Female 4,301(73) 1,071 (71) 1,368 (76) 1,862 (70)
Male 1,671 (27) 433 (29) 436 (24) 802 (30)
Median age(IQR) (n = 5964) 32 (26,39) 33 (28,40) 30(25,36) 32 (27,39)
Occupation (n = 5031)     
paid employee 627(12) 120(8) 232(18) 275(12)
self employed 1125(22) 271(18) 336(27) 518(23)
peasant/unemployed 2808(56) 932(62) 563(45) 1313(58)
others 471(9) 196(13) 127(10) 148(7)
Education (n = 5,005)     
None 1199(23) 414(27) 135(11) 650(29)
Primary 2521(50) 789(52) 623(50) 1106(49)
Secondary 1063(21) 286(19) 415(33) 364(16)
Tertiary or above 220(4) 22(1) 82(6.5) 116(5)
Marital status (n = 5029)     
Single(never married) 195(4) 24(2) 98(8) 73(3)
Married 2074(21) 690(45) 441(35) 943(42)
Divorced 678(13) 152(10) 324(26) 202(9)
Widowed 1504(30) 462(30) 236(19) 806(36)
Others 578(11) 191(13) 159(13) 228(10)