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Table 1 Socio-demographic and client-related characteristics of adolescents (n = 200)

From: Virologic failure in HIV-positive adolescents with perfect adherence in Uganda: a cross-sectional study

Characteristics n %
Age mean (standard deviation, SD)   13.2 (2.4)  
Viral suppression Yes 131 65.5
No   69 34.5
Sex Male 104 52.0
Female   96 48.0
Education Primary 151 75.5
Ordinary   39 19.5
Advanced     4   2.0
Tertiary     3   1.5
No education     3   1.5
Perceived family support Yes 162 81.0
No   38 19.0
Other family member with HIV Yes 133 66.5
No   67 33.5
Adolescent attending clinic in the same space as adults Yes 148 74.0
No   52 26.0
Religion Catholic   47 23.5
Anglican   64 32.0
Muslim   59 29.5
Other   30 15.0
Ever been prayed for Yes   95 47.5
No 105 52.5
Believe in God healing their illness Yes 149 74.5
No   51 25.5
Both parents alive Yes   83 41.0
Disclosure among family members No 117 59.0
Yes 158 79.0
No   42 21.0