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Table 1 Characteristics by screening location and comparison by univariate logistic regression

From: Integrating intensified case finding of tuberculosis into HIV care: an evaluation from rural Swaziland

Patient Characteristic District hospital
n = 1129
Community Clinic
n = 338
Univariate analysis
  No (%)/Mean (S.D) No (%)/Mean (S.D) P-value‡
Gender    0.000
Male 411 (36.4%) 80 (23.7%)  
Female 717 (63.6%) 258 (76.3%)  
Age (yrs) 35.2 (14.6) 38.8 (13.8) 0.000
Region    0.000
Lubombo 997 (88.3%) 313 (92.6%)  
Other region 122 (10.8%) 1 (0.3%)  
Unknown* 10 (0.9%) 24 (7.1%)  
Distance to screening centre (km) 39.9 (28.8) 18.55 (13.50) 0.000
Cost of travel to screening centre ($Int***) 5.0 (3.8) 3.6 (0.0) 0.000
Remoteness to district hospital (km) 39.9 (28.8) 56.24 (18.33) 0.001
Cost of travel to district hospital ($Int***) 5.0 (3.8) 8.3 (3.1) 0.000
  1. ‡ Wald test
  2. * Patients with no data on region or residence did not differ significantly from the remainder of the sample across any other variable.
  3. *** International dollars adjusted for purchasing power parity