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Table 1 Socio-epidemiological parameters of the study population

From: Stability of the HTLV-1 glycoprotein 46 (gp46) gene in an endemic region of the Brazilian Amazon and the presence of a significant mutation (N93D) in symptomatic patients

Variable Number Percent
Age group
 0–19 years 1 2.5
 20–59 years 33 82.5
  ≥ 60 years 6 15
Marital status
 Divorced 2 5
 Married 26 65
 Single 11 27.5
 Stable union 1 2.5
Average family income
 US$ ≤ 257 7 17.5
 US$257–490 19 47.5
 US$516–1290 14 35
Educational level
 Illiterate 2 5
 Incomplete elementary school 3 7.5
 Complete Elementar school 11 27.5
 Incomplete middle school 1 2.5
 High School graduate 21 52.5
 College graduate 2 5
  1. N = absolute number, % = percentage. Source: study protocol, 2017