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Table 1 Age and sex distribution of study participants

From: Factors associated with cutaneous ulcers among children in two yaws-endemic districts in Ghana

 Controls (n = 124)Cases (n = 62)P-value 
Age (median, IQR)10 (8, 13)11 (9, 13)0.076 
Sex (n, %)
 Male64 (51.6)46 (74.2)0.003ǂ 
 Female60 (48.4)16 (25.8)  
 Awutu Senya WestUpper West Akyem  
Age groupn (%)n (%)TotalP-value
  < 5 years3 (50.0)3 (50.0)60.646
 5–9 years29 (45.3)35 (54.7)64 
 10–15 years61 (52.6)55 (47.4)116 
 MalesFemales  
Age groupN (%)N (%)TotalP-value
  < 5 years2 (33.3)4 (66.7)60.222
 5–9 years42 (65.6)22 (34.4)64 
 10–15 years66 (56.9)50 (43.1)116 
  1. ǂP <  0.05 means statistically significant