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Table 1 Characteristics of the studied subjects

From: Blastocystis in the faeces of children from six distant countries: prevalence, quantity, subtypes and the relation to the gut bacteriome

  N of subjects Females, n (%) Age at sample, median, (IQR) Of these, with type 1 diabetes, n (%)
Subjects from
 Azerbaijan 51 20 (39%) 10.2 (6.4–13.4) 18 (35%)
 Czechia 52 17 (33%) 9.8 (8.1–12.7) 52 (100%)
 Jordan 40 23 (58%) 10.8 (7.9–13.4) 20 (50%)
 Nigeria 27 12 (44%) 14.5 (13.4–16.9) 13 (48%)
 Sudan 59 34 (57%) 11.4 (7.4–12.9) 20 (34%)
 Tanzania 15 9 (60%) 13.1 (11.1–14.6) 9 (60%)
Total 244 115 (47%) 11.3 (8.1–13.7) 132 (54%)