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Table 1 Socio-demographic characteristics of participants

From: Likelihood of obstructive sleep apnea in people living with HIV in Cameroon – preliminary findings

  HIV status 2 sided sig. of difference Entire study sample
Negative (Controls) Positive (Cases)
N % n %   N %
N 43 52.4 39 47.6   82 100.0
Sex
 Male 19 44.2 13 33.3 0.314 32 39.0
 Female 24 55.8 26 66.7 50 61.0
Age (years)
 Mean ± SD 32.92 ± 8.41 35.72 ± 10.09 0.180 34.27 ± 9.29
 20–29 16 37.2 14 35.9 0.541 30 36.6
 30–39 16 37.2 11 28.2 27 32.9
 ≥40 11 25.6 14 35.9 25 30.5
Employment status
 Unemployed 12 27.9 11 28.1 0.003 23 28.0
 Employed 31 72.1 28 71.8 59 72.0
Level of education
 Primary 9 20.9 7 17.9 0.005 16 19.5
 Secondary 19 44.2 29 74.4 48 58.5
 Tertiary 15 34.9 3 7.7 18 22.0
Marital status   0.0   0.0   0 0.0
 Single 28 65.1 24 61.5 0.244 52 63.4
 Married 15 34.9 12 30.8 27 32.9
 Widow(er) 0 0.0 3 7.7 3 3.7
Socioeconomic status (SES)
 Low SES 23 53.5 19 48.7 0.911 42 51.2
 Middle SES 19 44.2 19 48.7 38 46.3
 High SES 1 2.3 1 2.6 2 2.4
Smokes
 Yes 2 4.7 1 2.6 1.00 3 3.7
 No 41 95.3 38 97.4 79 96.3
Alcohol consumption
 Yes 19 44.2 22 56.4 0.269 41 50.0
 No 24 55.8 17 43.6 41 50.0