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Table 1 Comparison of study characteristics between UTI and Non UTI patients (n = 545)

From: Asymptomatic urinary tract infections and associated risk factors in Pakistani Muslim type 2 diabetic patients

Study Characteristics Urine Culture Total (n = 545) P-value
Negative (n = 501) Positive (n = 44)
Gender
 Female 227 (45.3) 34 (77.3) 261 (47.9) <  0.001*
 Male 274 (54.7) 10 (22.7) 284 (52.1)
Age (years); mean ± SD 49.60 ± 10.8 51.4 ± 8.3 49.8 ± 10.7 0.28
Age Groups, years
  < 40 92 (18.4) 2 (4.5) 94 (17.2) 0.02*
 40 or above 409 (81.6) 42 (95.5) 451 (82.8)
BMI (kg/m2); mean ± SD 29.1 ± 4.9 30.0 ± 4.3 29.1 ± 4.8 0.24
BMI Groups
  < 25 95 (19.0) 7 (15.9) 102 (18.7) 0.62
 25 or above 406 (81.0) 37 (84.1) 443 (81.3)
  1. BMI Body Mass Index
  2. *significant at p < 0.05