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Table 1 Socio-demographic features of the patients and ratio of wound infection

From: Prevalence of methicillin resistant Staphylococcus aureus, multidrug resistant and extended spectrum β-lactamase producing gram negative bacilli causing wound infections at a tertiary care hospital of Nepal

Demographic features Infected [No. (%)] Not infected [No. (%)] Total [No. (%)]
Sex
 Male 45 (55.6) 36 (44.4) 81 (44.5)
 Female 68 (67.3) 33 (32.7) 101 (55.5)
Total 113 (62.1) 69 (37.9) 182 (100)
Age in years
 ≤ 10 23 (82.1) 5 (17.9) 28 (15.4)
 11–20 18 (60.0) 12 (40.0) 30 (16.5)
 21–30 12 (44.4) 15 (55.6) 27 (14.9)
 31–40 21 (65.6) 11 (34.4) 32 (17.6)
 41–50 9 (40.9) 13 (59.1) 22 (12.0)
 51–60 15 (68.2) 7 (31.8) 22 (12.0)
 61–70 8 (66.7) 4 (33.3) 12 (6.6)
 71–80 7 (77.8) 2 (22.2) 9 (5.0)
Total 113 (62.00) 69 (38.00) 182 (100)