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Table 2 CL in different age and sex groups among patients who visited the BMH Dermatology Department between 2012 and May 2018 (N = 888)

From: Cutaneous leishmaniasis in north-central Ethiopia: trend, clinical forms, geographic distribution, and determinants

Age (year)SexYear
2012
n (%)
2013
n (%)
2014
n (%)
2015
n (%)
2016
n (%)
2017
n (%)
2018*
n (%)
Total
n (%)
< 5Male1 (3.3)1 (1.3)1 (1.3)4 (13.3)0 (0.0)16 (53.3)7 (23.3)30 (3.4)
Female0 (0.0)1 (4.2)0 (0.0)1 (4.2)3 (12.5)12 (50.0)7 (27.2)24 (2.7)
Total 1 (1.9)2 (3.7)1 (4.2)5 (9.3)3 (5.7)28 (51.9)14 (25.9)54 (6.1)
5–14Male7 (6.8)6 (5.8)6 (5.8)4 (3.9)7 (6.8)47 (45.6)26 (25.2)103 (11.6)
Female2 (2.4)2 (2.4)4 (4.8)5 (5.9)7 (8.3)45 (53.6)19 (22.6)84 (9.5)
Total 9 (4.8)8 (4.3)10 (5.4)9 (4.8)14 (7.5)92 (49.2)45 (24.1)187 (21.1)
> 14Male18 (4.4)20 (10.7)27 (6.6)21 (5.1)31 (7.6)159 (38.8)134 (32.7)410 (46.2)
Female13 (5.5)11 (4.6)9 (3.8)17 (7.2)20 (8.4)92 (38.8)75 (31.7)237 (26.7)
Total 31 (4.8)31 (4.8)36 (5.6)38 (5.9)51 (7.9)251 (38.8)209 (33.3)647 (72.9)
OverallMale26 (4.8)27 (4.9)34 (6.3)29 (5.3)38 (6.9)221 (40.7)168 (30.9)543 (61.2)
Female15 (4.4)14 (4.1)13 (3.8)23 (6.7)30 (8.7)149 (43.2)101 (29.3)345 (38.9)
Total 41 (4.6)41 (4.6)47 (5.3)52 (5.9)68 (7.7)370 (41.7)269 (30.3)888 (100)
  1. BMH Boru Meda Hospital, CL cutaneous leishmaniasis, n number, % percent
  2. *2018 data was only up to May