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Table 1 Purposively selected schools for the study

From: School-based vision screening in Quetta, Pakistan: a qualitative study of experiences of teachers and eye care providers

School Category of school Total children screened Children referred by teachers Referral rate (%) Optometrist confirmed cases False positive (%)
Sch1 Public 117 54 46 2 96
Sch2 Public 473 184 39 9 95
Sch3 Private 1583 631 40 75 88
Sch4 Public 465 223 48 28 87
Sch5a Public 764 207 27 50 76
Sch6 Public 1029 203 20 52 74
Sch7 Private 105 60 57 17 72
Sch8 Public 643 145 23 45 69
  1. aGovernment School for Children with Special needs (Boys)