Table 1: Sociodemographic characteristics of tuberculosis patients, Republic of Armenia, September 2006–August 2007.

CharacteristicArmenia 𝑁 %Participants N %P-value

Gender
 Male1,407,2204719280 < . 𝟎 𝟎 𝟎 𝟏
 Female1,595,374534820
 Total3,002,594240

Age (years)
 0–14744,1912520.8 < . 𝟎 𝟎 𝟎 𝟏
 15–24547,700185020.8 . 3 2 1
 25–34382,783135724.2 < . 𝟎 𝟎 𝟎 𝟏
 35–44470,124165222 . 𝟎 𝟏 𝟖 𝟓
 45–54335,168114920.8 . 𝟎 𝟎 𝟎 𝟐
 55–64216,9377.2145.9 . 3 9 2 7
65305,69110166.8 . 𝟎 𝟑 𝟔 𝟒

Marz
 Aragatsotn126,2784.2135.4 . 4 1 0 8
 Ararat252,6658.43012.5 . 0 5 4 8
 Armavir255,8618.53012.5 . 0 6 1
 Gegarkunik215,3717.2135.4 . 2 1 7 3
 Kotayk241,33783514.6 . 𝟎 𝟎 𝟑 𝟖
 Lori253,3518.4156.3 . 1 8 0 6
 Shirak140,3184.762.5 . 𝟎 𝟐 𝟗
 Syuniq134,0614.541.7 . 𝟎 𝟎 𝟎 𝟖
 Tavush121,9634.1166.8 . 0 9 6 6
 Vayots Dzor53,2301.831.3 . 4 9 4 1
 Yerevan1,091,235377330.4 . 𝟎 𝟑 𝟔 𝟖
 Republic of Georgia20.8

Education 𝑁 = 2 , 9 2 2 , 4 6 4
 None16,203110.4 . 1 4 0 9
 Elementary school226,45313229.2 . 𝟎 𝟐 𝟒 𝟒
 Middle school428,3672510945.5 < . 𝟎 𝟎 𝟎 𝟏
 High school928,704558435 < . 𝟎 𝟎 𝟎 𝟏
 University92,7125.52410 . 𝟎 𝟐 𝟎 𝟏

Marital Status 𝑁 = 2 , 4 3 2 , 9 6 8
 Not married643,025268635.8 . 𝟎 𝟎 𝟐 𝟒
 Married1,511,3056213054.2 . 𝟎 𝟏 𝟒
 Divorced, Live Separately, Widow278,638122410 . 4 3 8 6

Employment Status 𝑁 = 2 , 4 3 2 , 9 6 8
 Employed1,020,809424317.9 < . 𝟎 𝟎 𝟎 𝟏
 Unemployed1,412,1595819782.1

*National Statistical Service of the Republic of Armenia. National Census 2001, Republic of Armenia. Yerevan 2003 [15].
Significantly different at 𝛼 = 0 . 0 5 .
Data collected for Armenian population aged 7 years and older.
Data collected for Armenian population aged 15 years and older.