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Table 1 Age-sex distribution of the study responses in Hong Kong, February 2014 to May 2015 (N = 3253)

From: A population-based study on healthcare-seeking behaviour of persons with symptoms of respiratory and gastrointestinal-related infections in Hong Kong

SexAge group (y)No. responses (%)
(n = 8727)b
Hong Kong population, %aPost-stratification weights
Female0–295 (1.1)1.00.94
3–674 (0.8)1.51.81
7–15137 (1.6)3.22.06
16–24409 (4.7)5.21.11
25–34742 (8.5)8.71.03
35–44570 (6.5)9.31.42
45–54324 (3.7)9.32.52
55–64193 (2.2)7.43.36
65+39 (0.4)8.118.02
Male0–2100 (1.1)1.10.96
3–698 (1.1)1.71.47
7–1596 (1.1)3.43.12
16–24416 (4.8)5.31.11
25–341919 (22.0)6.30.29
35–441871 (21.4)6.40.30
45–54978 (11.2)7.70.69
55–64529 (6.1)7.21.19
65+135 (1.5)7.14.56
  1. ayear-end population from Hong Kong Census and Statistics Department, 2014
  2. b2 female participants had missing values in age