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Table 2 Baseline characteristics

From: Misdiagnosis of HIV treatment failure based on clinical and immunological criteria in Eastern and Central Kenya

Variable Total clients
N = 1859 %
Sex
 Male 532 28.6
 Female 872 46.9
 Missing 455 24.5
Age group
  < = 20 (ref) 241 13.0
 21–40 582 31.3
 41–60 556 29.9
 61+ 65 3.5
 Missing 415 22.3
Type of Sample
 DBS 1653 88.9
 Frozen Plasma 188 10.1
 Missing 18 1.0
Testing lab
 KEMRI NAIROBI 1676 90.2
 AMPATH AND NHRLa 183 9.8
Countyb of residence
 Embu 279 15.0
 Meru 792 42.6
 Kitui 26 1.4
 Kirinyaga 53 2.9
 Nyeri 138 7.4
 Nyandarua 70 3.8
 Kiambu 278 15.0
 Murang’a 223 12.0
ARV regimen
 TDF/3TC/EFV 254 13.7
 TDF/3TC/NVP 286 15.4
 AZT/3TC/NVP 375 20.2
 Other 176 9.5
 Missing 768 41.3
Duration on ARVs
  < 3 years 552 29.7
 4–6 years 482 25.9
 7–9 years 181 9.7
 Missing 644 34.6
  1. aAMPATH 4, NHRL 179
  2. bData missing from Machakos, Makueni and Kitui counties