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Table 1 Characteristics of HIV-positive mothers

From: Multivariate analysis of covariates of adherence among HIV-positive mothers with low viral suppression

Socio-demographic information Number (n = 22) Percentage
Age
 15–24 26 21.3
 25–29 28 23.0
 30–34 67 54.9
 45+ 1 0.8
Level of education
 None 31 25.4
 Primary 81 66.4
 O level 10 8.2
Marital status
 Married 78 63.9
 Single 10 8.2
 Divorced/separated 22 18.0
 Widowed 12 9.8
 Has non-regular partner 28 23
Distance from home to the health facility
 Less than a km 10 8.2
 2–3 km 19 15.6
 4–5 km 27 22.1
 6–10 km 19 15.6
 More than 10 km 47 38.5
Cost of each visit to the facility
 Less than $0.2 2 1.6
 Between $0.2 and $0.6 19 15.6
 $0.8–$1.4 23 18.9
 $1.6–$2.7 34 27.9
 More than $2.7 30 24.6
 Walks to the facility 14 11.5
Lives with other people in household
 Lives alone 3 2.5
 Lives with other people above 5 years 199 97.5
Victim of violence in last 6 months
 Yes 63 51.6
 No 59 48.4
Takes alcohol
 Yes 20 16.4
 No 102 83.6