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Table 1 Baseline demographic data of cases and controls

From: Risk factors for acquisition of scrub typhus in children admitted to a tertiary centre and its surrounding districts in South India: a case control study

 Cases (%)
N 101
Controls (%)
N 167
Age < 5 years50 (49.5)81 (48.5)
Male59 (58.4)104 (62.3)
Father’s occupation - skilled42 (41.6)39 (23.4)
Highest family education atleast high school74 (73.3)107 (64.1)
Socio-economic status – middle or high41 (40.6)38 (22.8)