Table 4

Areas where the 2007/08 cataract surgery rate is below WHO (3000 per million) and National Average (9072 per million)
Percent Indigenous Frequency 2005/06-2007/08
Below WHO guidelines Below National Average Total Percent below WHO guidelines Percent below National Average
Very low (0-1%) 2 16 31 6.45 51.61
Low (1.1-3.0%) 0 22 62 0.00 35.48
Low medium (3.1-6.0% ) 2 13 51 3.92 25.49
High medium (6.1-10.0%) 2 13 25 8.00 52.00
High (10.1-20.0%) 3 13 17 17.65 76.47
Very high (>20%) 8 11 22 36.36 50.00

Kelaher et al.

Kelaher et al. BMC Ophthalmology 2012 12:51   doi:10.1186/1471-2415-12-51

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