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Table 3 Placental malaria and sociodemographic variables

From: Relationship between placenta malaria and mother to child transmission of HIV infection in pregnant women in South East Nigeria

FactorsPlacental malaria (%)χ2-valueP-value
0–5000> 5000
Age range2.790.59
 < 20 years1 (0.67)0  
 20–2422 (14.67)5 (20.83)  
 25–2956 (37.33)5 (20.83)  
 30–3451 (34.0)10 (41.67)  
 35 years and above20 (13.33)4 (16.67)  
Educational status6.500.09
 None3 (2.0)1 (4.35)  
 Primary6 (4.0)2 (8.7)  
 Secondary100 (66.67)19 (82.61)  
 Tertiary41 (27.33)1 (4.35)  
Marital status7.200.13
 Currently married144 (96.0)23 (95.83)  
 Divorced01 (4.17)  
 Separated1 (0.67)0  
 Single4 (2.67)0  
 Widowed1 (0.67)0