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Table 4 Disease pattern of nocturia among study population based on sex and age

From: Prevalence of nocturia among community-dwelling adults: a population-based study in Malaysia

Symptom Sex (n, %) Age group (n, %)
Male Female 18–50  > 50
Total respondents 1103 (41.7) 1543 (58.3) 1905 (72.0) 741 (28.0)
Post urination dribble 172 (15.6) 139 (9.0) 237 (12.4) 74 (10.0)
p < 0.001* p = 0.078*
Frequent urination during the day 276 (25.0) 274 (17.8) 438 (23.0) 212 (28.6)
p = 0.644* p = 0.003*
Frequent urinary urgency 129 (11.7) 168 (10.9) 155 (8.1) 142 (19.2)
p = 0.516* p < 0.001*
Urinary Incontinence 90 (8.2) 124 (8.0) 73 (3.8) 141 (19.0)
p = 0.909* p < 0.001*
Slow urine flow 63 (5.7) 78 (5.1) 69 (3.6) 72 (9.7)
p = 0.458* p < 0.001*
Feeling of incomplete bladder emptying after urination 143 (13.0) 165 (10.7) 166 (8.7) 142 (19.8)
p = 0.072* p < 0.001*
  1. *Based on Chi-square test, the statistical significance level was 0.05; n = 2646