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Table 3 Hemoglobin genotypes of the pregnant women with and without anemia

From: Biochemical and hematological changes among anemic and non-anemic pregnant women attending antenatal clinic at the Bolgatanga regional hospital, Ghana

Hb Genotype Anemic
n = 253
Non-Anemic
n = 147
p-value
AA 166 (65.6%) 105 (71.4%) 0.5428
AC 24 (9.5%) 32 (21.8%) 0.0327
AS 41 (16.2%) 6 (4.1%) 0.0081
CC 9 (3.6%) 4 (2.7%) 0.4448
SC 12 (4.7%)
SS 1 (0.4%)
  1. Values are presented as n (%). Comparisons between proportions of anemic and non-anemic groups were performed using Fischer’s exact test. p < 0.05 was considered statistically significant different