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Table 1 Comparison of demographic characteristics of people with and without disability

From: Access to health care and employment status of people with disabilities in South India, the SIDE (South India Disability Evidence) study

Parameter People with disability People without disability
  N % N %
Total (1992) 839 42.1 1153 57.9
Male (1295) 545 65.5 750 65.1
Female (697) 294 35.0 403 34.9
  Pearson chi2 = 0.0017; P =0.967; Not significant
Mean Age (in years) 39.2 SD: 15.4 38.2 14.5
Age Category     
18-29 yrs 272 32.4 377 32.7
30 – 49 yrs 345 41.1 498 43.2
50-64 yrs 140 16.7 199 17.3
> = 65 yrs 82 9.8 79 6.8
  Pearson chi2(3) =5.7270 P =0.126; Not significant