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Table 1 Socio-demographic characteristics of Huicholes and seroprevalence of T. gondii infection

From: Seroprevalence of Toxoplasma gondii infection and associated risk factors in Huicholes in Mexico

Characteristic No. of subjects tested Prevalence of T. gondii infection P value
   No. %  
Age groups (years)     
  30 or less 80 21 26.3 0.09
  31-50 90 30 33.3  
  >50 44 20 45.5  
Sex     
  Male 86 29 33.7 0.89
  Female 128 42 32.8  
Birth place     
  Durango state 181 57 31.5 0.22
  Other Mexican state 33 14 42.4  
Residence     
  Durango state 210 69 32.9 0.6
  Other Mexican State or abroad 4 2 50.0  
Educational level     
  No education 87 35 40.2 0.02
  1-6 years 77 27 35.1  
  >6 years 50 9 18.0  
Occupation     
  Labourera 107 34 31.8 0.66
  Non-labourerb 107 37 34.6  
Socio-economic level     
  Low 201 69 34.3 0.16
  Medium 13 2 15.4  
  1. aLabourer: Agriculture, construction, business, livestock raising, factory worker, other.
  2. bNon-labourer: student, housekeeping or none occupation.