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Table 2 Subgroup analysis of the prevalence of pneumonia in Eastern Africa by country, design and year of publication

From: Prevalence of pneumonia and its associated factors among under-five children in East Africa: a systematic review and meta-analysis

Variables Characteristics Pooled prevalence (95% CI) I2(P-value)
By country Eritrea 29.00(26.71–31.29)
Ethiopia 22.62(16.37–28.87) 96%(< 0.001)
Kenya 64.31(42.70–85.92) 99.1%(< 0.001)
Sudan 29.71(11.83–47.60) 96.1%(< 0.001)
Tanzania 22.00(19.58–24.42)
Uganda 32.72(12.95–78.38) 99.8%(< 0.001)
By design Cross-sectional 32.33(23.22–41.44) 99.2% (< 0.001)
Cohort 55.68(−11.27–122.60) 99.8%(< 0.001)
Case control 22.60(16.28–28.92)
By year of publication 2000–2015 33.40(11.54–55.25) 99.6% (< 0.001)
2016–2019 34.29(23.05–44.21) 99.2%(< 0.001)