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Table 1 Characteristics of study population

From: Prevalence and determinants of Campylobacter infection among under five children with acute watery diarrhea in Mwanza, North Tanzania

Study variable Number of patients Percentage
  Hospital   
  BMC 169 56.3
  Sekou-Toure 131 43.7
Sex   
  Female 130 43.3
  Male 170 56.7
Age   
  ≤ 24 Months 261 87
  >24 Months 39 13
Body temperature   
  <37.5 95 31.7
  >37.5 205 68.3
Malaria   
  Positive 30 10.0
  Negative 270 90.0
HIV Status   
  Positive 20 6.7
  Negative 280 93.3