Table 2

Hearing problems by age and sex: N = 131 422.

MALES FEMALES TOTAL
AGE GROUP (Y)NO.% WITH HEARING PROBLEMNO.% WITH HEARING PROBLEMNO.% WITH HEARING PROBLEM
11–2097981.0090601.2218 8581.10
21–3010 4641.13105161.6820 9791.41
31–4012 5251.72125301.4525 0561.58
41–5012 5662.49126541.9725 2202.23
51–6088744.9589383.5017 8124.22
61–70571410.8762184.5411 9327.57
71–80359620.01481810.70841414.68
81–90108832.00179824.84288627.54
≥ 918558.7718045.6026549.81
All age groups64 7104.52667123.53131 4224.02