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Table 1 Comparison of population profile in Taiwan and subjects recruited in the study

From: Retrospective Seroepidemiology study of dengue virus infection in Taiwan

Characteristics Subjects recruited in this study a2010 population by census
Number % Number %
Gender
 Male 517 39.5 5,151,540 49.6
 Female 791 60.5 5,240,453 50.4
Age groups (years)
 0–9 246 18.8 944,019 9.1
 10–19 154 11.8 1,371,595 13.2
 20–29 180 13.8 1,542,079 14.8
 30–39 196 15 1,747,486 16.8
 40–49 178 13.6 1,728,634 16.6
 50–59 177 13.5 1,555,250 15.0
 60–69 119 9.1 780,058 7.5
 ≥ 70 58 4.4 722,872 7.0
Locality
 Taipei 494 37.8 6,516,139 62.7
 Taoyuan 489 37.4 2,002,060 19.3
 Tainan 325 24.8 1,873,794 18.0
  1. aTotal population of Taipei, Taoyuan, and Tainan form 2010 census data
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