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Table 1 Distribution of T. gondii sero-prevalence along with demographic characteristics among pregnant women, Mwanza, 2013

From: Sero-prevalence and factors associated with Toxoplasma gondii infection among pregnant women attending antenatal care in Mwanza, Tanzania

Patients characteristic T. gondii seroprevalence (N=350) Total
Positive Negative  
n (%) n (%)  
Age (Yr)    
  15-24 38 (21.8) 136 (78.2) 174
  25-34 61 (40.1) 91 (59.9) 152
  35-44 10 (41.7) 14 (58.3) 24
Residence    
  Urban 68 (41.5) 96 (58.5) 164
  Rural 41 (22.0) 145 (78.0) 186
Occupation    
  Business 37 (37.8) 61 (62.2) 98
  Peasant 57 (25.9) 163 (74.1) 220
  Employed 15 (46.9) 17 (53.1) 32
Education    
  Illiterate 7 (33.3) 14 (66.7) 21
  Primary 66 (27.2) 177 (72.8) 243
  Secondary and above 36 (41.9) 50 (58.1) 86
Marital status    
  Married 89 (30.3) 205 (69.7) 294
  Unmarried 20 (35.7) 36 (64.3) 56
Gravidity    
  Primigravid 33 (29.5) 79 (70.5) 112
  Multigravid 61 (32.5) 127 (67.5) 188
  Grandmultigravid 15 (30.0) 35 (70.0) 50
Trimester    
  1st Trimester 4 (26.7) 11 (73.3) 15
  2nd Trimester 50 (33.3) 100 (66.7) 150
  3rd Trimester 55 (29.7) 130 (70.3) 185