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Table 1 Demographic characteristics of COVID-19 patients (n = 222)

From: Initial presenting symptoms, comorbidities and severity of COVID-19 patients during the second wave of epidemic in Myanmar

Variables Frequency (%)
Sex
 Male 108 (48.6)
 Female 114 (51.4)
Age (year)
 < 60 178 (80.2)
 ≥ 60 44 (19.8)
 Mean ± SD; 44.81 ± 16.99 years, minimum 17 years, maximum 86 years
State and region
 Yangon 210 (94.6)
 Bago 5 (2.3)
 Rakhine 3 (1.4)
 Shan 3 (1.4)
 Mon 1 (0.5)
District in Yangon Region (n = 210)
 Eastern District 19 (9.0)
 Western District 26 (12.4)
 Southern District 12 (5.7)
 Northern District 153 (72.9)
Education
 Primary school education level 6 (2.7)
 Middle school education level 32 (14.4)
 High school education level 99 (44.6)
 University and graduate 85 (38.3)
Occupation
 Employed 130 (58.6)
 Unemployed 92 (41.4)
BMI (kg/m2)
 Underweight 15 (6.8)
 Normal weight 131 (59.0)
 Overweight 57 (25.7)
 Obesity 19 (8.6)
 Mean ± SD; 23.81 ± 4.26, Minimum 14.2, Maximum 36.8  
Smoking status
 No 190 (85.6)
 Yes 32 (14.4)
Alcohol drinking
 No 205 (92.3)
 Yes 17 (7.7)
Contact history
 No 124 (55.9)
 Yes 98 (44.1)
Travel history to foreign countries
 No 220 (99.1)
 Yes 2 (0.9)
Travel history to townships under stay at home order
 No 214 (96.4)
 Yes 8 (3.6)