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Table 2 Demographic characteristics of the study cohort

From: Correlates of HIV and malaria co-infection in Southern India

  Malaria Neg Malaria Pos p value
  (N=415) (N=45)  
Mean age, y (±SD) 38 ± 9 40 ± 9 0.14
Gender (Number (%) men) 253 (61%) 36 (80%) 0.01
CD4+ cell count    
Median, (IQR),/μL 222 (89, 403) 244 (140, 571) 0.19
Proportion below 200/μL 48% (175/363) 40% (15/38) 0.51
Plasmodium species    
P. vivax   27 (60%)  
P. falciparum   12 (27%)  
Mixed infections   6 (13%)