Table 1.  Demographic and Baseline Characteristics of Antiretroviral-naïve Children at Presentation

 

Variables

Number

Percentage

Control (%)

Gender

Male

Female

 

41

66

 

39.3

61.7

 

41(39.3)

66(61.7)

Age(years)

5-<10

10-16

 

86

21

 

80.4

19.6

 

86(80.4)

21(19.6)

Mothers Educational Status

Primary

Secondary

Tertiary

 

35

52

20

 

32.7

48.6

18.7

 

23(21.5)

35(32.7)

49(45.8)

Clinical Staging

1-2

3-4

 

37

70

 

34.6

65.4

 

CD4+Cell count(  cells/mm3)

<200

200-499

>500

 

46

33

28

 

43.0

30.8

26.2