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Table 1 Socio-demographic characteristics of HIV-positive adult individuals on ART at Debre Markos Referral Hospital who were enrolled from January 30, 2008, to September 26, 2017

From: Incidence and predictors of loss to follow-up among HIV-positive adults in northwest Ethiopia: a retrospective cohort study

Characteristics Frequency Percentage
Sex
 Male 202 41.74
 Female 282 58.26
Age categories
 15–24 53 10.95
 25–34 210 43.39
 35–44 149 30.79
 ≥ 45 72 14.88
Education status
 Not formally educated* 149 30.79
 Primary education 130 26.86
 Secondary education 129 26.65
 Tertiary education 76 15.70
Residence
 Urban 272 56.20
 Rural 212 43.80
Marital status
 Single 78 16.12
 Married 226 47.31
 Divorced 114 23.55
 Widowed 56 11.57
 Separate 7 1.45
Religion
 Orthodox 427 88.22
 Muslim 57 11.78
Cell phone
 Yes 420 86.78
 No 64 13.22
Disclosure status
 Yes 267 55.17
 No 217 44.83