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Table 4 Analysis of the results in relation to data from questionnaire

From: Hepatitis C Virus infection in apparentenly healthy individuals with family history of diabetes in Vom, Plateau State Nigeria

VARIABLE TOTAL NOS(%) NOS OF POSITIVE (%) P VALUE
Marital status    
Married 95 (50.53%) 19 (10.11%) 0.026
Single 93 (49.47%) 8 (4.26%)  
Sex    
Male 97 (51.60%) 14 (7.45%) 0.977
Female 91 (48.40%) 13 (6.91%)  
Age    
18–27 85 (45.21%) 10 (5.32%) 0.364
28–37 59 (31.38%) 8 (4.26%)  
38–47 27 (14.36%) 7 (3.72%)  
48–57 14 (7.45%) 2 (1.06%)  
58–67 3 (1.60%) - (0.00%)  
Blood transfusion    
YES 54 (28.72%) 7 (3.72%) 0.728
NO 134 (71.28%) 20 (10.64%)  
Tattoo/body piercing    
YES 98 (52.13%) 12 (6.38%) 0.338
NO 90 (47.87%) 15 (7.98%)  
Alcohol intake    
YES 64 (34.04%) 7 (3.72%) 0.218
NO 124 (65.96%) 20 (10.64%)  
Exercise    
YES 92 (48.94%) 14 (7.45%) 0.743
NO 96 (51.06%) 13 (6.91%)