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Table 3 Demographic and other Related Characteristics

From: A cross-sectional study on caregivers’ perspective of the quality of life and adherence of paediatric HIV patients to highly active antiretroviral therapy

Caregiver AgeFrequencyPercentage
  < 30 years4825.5
  ≥ 30 years14074.5
Care giver Sex
 Male4423.4
 Female14476.6
Caregiver HIV Status
 Positive8243.6
 Negative4423.4
 Don’t Know6233.0
Caregiver Relationship to Child
 Mother/Father/Siblings11460.6
 Close relatives (Grandparents/Aunties/Uncles)7037.2
 Neighbour/Relative outside home42.1
Child’s Sex
 Male10254.3
 Female8645.7
Child’s Age
  < 5 years11661.7
  ≥ 5 years7238.3
Involved in Nutritional Program
 Yes14376.1
 No4523.9
Problem with keeping to time of medication
 Yes11862.8
 No7037.2
When does medicine administration problem occur?
 Mornings6635.1
 Evenings2915.4
 Weekends94.8
 Weekdays147.5
 Not Applicable7037.2
Problems in getting child to take medication
 Yes10756.9
 No8143.1
Child’s HAART Adherence status
 Adherent115.9
 Non-Adherent17794.1