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Table 3 Incidence of filarial attacks among study participants

From: Influence of seasonal variation on reported filarial attacks among people living with lymphedema in Ghana

  Gender   
Do you get attacks? Female n (%) Male n (%) Total Fischer exact test (P- value)
Yes 91 (91%) 42 (100%) 133 (93.7%) 0.058
No 9 (9%) 0 (0%) 9 (6.3%)  
Total 100 (100%) 42 (100%) 142 (100%)  
  1. The table above shows the reported incidence of filarial attacks among male and female lymphedema patients. Generally more females reported attacks. However, the reported incidence of attacks between male and female respondents was statistically independent as shown by the Fischer exact test (p = 0.058)