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Table 1 Distribution by age and sex of inpatients with percentages (in brackets) of patients that were prescribed antibiotics during their stay in a Teaching and a Non-teaching hospital in Ujjain district, India

From: Antibiotic prescribing in two private sector hospitals; one teaching and one non-teaching: A cross-sectional study in Ujjain, India

Age Teaching hospital Non-teaching hospital
In Years Total Male Female Total Male Female
0-4 179 (61) 101 (61) 78 (60) 689 (86) 403 (86) 286 (85)
5-18 337 (72) 192 (68) 145 (78) 486 (83) 324 (86) 162 (78)
19-29 533 (87) 230 (89) 303 (85) 1106 (80) 457 (85) 649 (77)
30-49 938 (84) 483 (87) 455 (82) 1465 (80) 767 (79) 698 (81)
50-59 369 (84) 204 (89) 165 (77) 480 (74) 299 (75) 181 (73)
60 and above 648 (84) 445 (89) 203 (73) 1155 (74) 713 (77) 442 (70)
Total 3004 (82) 1655 (84) 1349 (79) 5381 (79) 2963 (81) 2418 (77)
  1. Age: As recorded at the time of admission.