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Table 1 Prevalence's of self reported hypersensitivity of various demographic groups

From: Sensitivity to electricity – Temporal changes in Austria

  group number EHS in % (number) 95% CI (%)
  all 526 3.5 (16) 1.9–5.1
gender male 259 3.6 (8) 1.3–5.9
  female 267 3.3 (8) 1.2–5.4
age 15 to 30 years 123 1.0 (1) 0.0–2.8
  31 to 45 years 161 6.3 (9) 2.5–10.1
  46–60 years 119 3.4 (4) 0.1–6.7
  > 61 years 123 1.9 (2) 0.0–4.3
education comprehensive school 60 5.0 (3) 0.0–10.5
  apprendiceship 206 1.0 (2) 0.0–2.4
  high school 147 3.4 (5) 0.5–6.3
  university 50 12.0 (6) 3.0–21.0
  missing 63 - -
place of residence city 163 3.7 (6) 0.8–6.6
  suburb 178 2.8 (5) 0.4–5.2
  countryside 122 4.1 (5) 0.6–7.6
  missing 63 - -
  1. (Numbers of persons are given in brackets).