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Table 2 Demographic characteristics among subjects with retinal vein occlusion

From: Prevalence, pattern and risk factors of retinal vein occlusion in an elderly population in Nepal: the Bhaktapur retina study

Demographic characteristics All Persons (N/%) (N = 1860) RVO Total (N/%) (N = 55) BRVO (N/%)(N = 51) CRVO (N/%) (N = 4) p- value
Age(years)
 60–69 950 (51.08) 27 (49.09) 24 (47.06) 3 (75) 0.521
 70–79 697 (37.47) 22 (40) 21 (41.18) 1 (25)
 ≥ 80 213 (11.45) 6 (10.91) 6 (11.76) 0
Gender
 Male 821 (44.14) 25(45.45) 24(47.06) 1 (25) 0.394
 Female 1039 (55.86) 30 (54.55) 27 (52.94) 3 (75)
Occupation
 Agriculture 1351 (72.63) 40 (72.73) 37 (72.55) 3 (75) 0.916
 Other occupations 509 (27.37) 15 (27.27) 14 (27.45) 1 (25)
Education status
 Illiterates 1433 (77.04) 48 (87.27) 44 (86.27) 4 (100) 0.428
 Literates 427 (22.96) 7 (12.73) 7 (13.73) 0
  1. RVO Retinal vein occlusion, BRVO Branch retinal vein occlusion, CRVO Central retinal vein occlusion