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Table 2 Face mask weekly supply per person and population distribution in Taiwan from April 9 to April 15, 2020 (Total)

From: Strategies for supplying face masks to the population of Taiwan during the COVID-19 pandemic

Age group Mask supply Register population Standardized difference
n % n %
0–9 805,169 6.79 1,995,123 8.45 0.06
10–19 1,082,366 9.13 2,269,369 9.61 0.02
20–29 1,328,407 11.21 3,123,559 13.23 0.06
30–39 1,744,557 14.72 3,559,077 15.08 0.01
40–49 1,956,109 16.50 3,749,616 15.89 0.02
50–59 1,910,911 16.12 3,641,731 15.43 0.02
60–69 1,756,775 14.82 3,037,036 12.87 0.06
70–79 848,608 7.16 1,409,800 5.97 0.05
80–89 353,747 2.98 677,279 2.87 0.01
90–99 65,687 0.55 136,725 0.58 0.00
≥100 1947 0.02 3806 0.02 0.00
  1. Mask supply statistics according to the purchase records of pharmacies, district public health centers, and e-Mask system, and face masks files of national health insurance
  2. The population register is according to the national population statistics of Taiwan up to Dec 15, 2019