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Table 1 Age and gender distribution of elderly in a randomly selected sample (N = 439) from the Kavre district, Nepal compared with national figuresa

From: Prevalence of geriatric depression in the Kavre district, Nepal: Findings from a cross sectional community survey

Age (in years) All Male Female
Kavrea Sample Kavrea Sample Kavrea Sample
n (%) n (%) n (%) n (%) n (%) n (%)
60–64 11,437 (30.9) 124 (28.2) 5425 (30.6) 56 (27.9) 6012 (28.6) 68 (28.6)
65–69 9336 (25.3) 77 (17.5) 4529 (25.6) 35 (17.4) 4807 (25.0) 42 (17.6)
70–74 6937 (18.8) 105 (24.0) 3355 (19.0) 45 (22.4) 3582 (18.6) 60 (25.2)
≥75 9202 (25.0) 133 (30.3) 4386 (24.8) 65 (32.3) 4816 (25.1) 68 (28.6)
Total 36,912 (100.0) 439 (100.0) 17,695 (47.9) 201 (45.8) 19,217 (52.1) 238 (54.2)
  1. aNational Population and Housing Census 2011 [15]