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Table 1 Baseline socio-demographic characteristics of HIV infected children on ART in Amhara Regional State referral hospitals, Ethiopia, January 1st, 2012 – February 28th, 2017

From: Effects of undernutrition on survival of human immunodeficiency virus positive children on antiretroviral therapy

Variables Frequency (N) Percentage (%)
Sex
 Male 180 46.1
 Female 210 53.9
Age
  < 1 year 11 2.8
 1-5 years 116 29.7
 5-15 years 263 67.4
Residence
 Urban 333 85.4
 Rural 57 14.6
Marital status of caregiver (379)
 Single 44 11.6
 Married 191 50.4
 Divorced 54 14..3
 Widowed 90 23.7
Parental status
 Both alive 223 57.2
 Father dead 73 18.7
 Mother dead 37 9.5
 Both dead 57 14.6
Caregiver of the child
 Parent 324 83.0
 Sister/Brother 17 4.4
 Uncle/aunt 9 2.3
 Grandparent 25 6.4
 Others 15 3.9