Table 1

The sample size, median, and mean (SD) urinary iodine concentration (UIC) and percentage of subjects with urinary iodine concentration > 300 μg/L
Item Urinary iodine concentration (μg/L) % with iodine concentration > 300 μg/L
N Median Mean (SD)
Gender
 Male 131 484 516 ± 213 P < 0.001 88 P < 0.001
 Female 180 369 399 ± 245 64
Residency
 Rural 234 415 440 ± 230 P = 0.230 71 P < 0.05
 Urban 77 436 475 ± 200 83
Total 311 420 449 ± 239 74

Alsanosy et al.

Alsanosy et al. BMC Public Health 2012 12:1006   doi:10.1186/1471-2458-12-1006

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