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Table 3 Curve type by age, gender and curve side among the 172 patients with scoliosis

From: Scoliosis epidemiology is not similar all over the world: a study from a scoliosis school screening on Chongming Island (China)

Demographic variable Single curve Double curve (N = 17)
Thoracic (N = 68) Thoracolumbar (N = 53) Lumbar (N = 34)
Age     
 6~ 1 3 0 0
 7~ 7 6 3 0
 8~ 8 3 1 0
 9~ 9 13 1 1
 10~ 8 5 5 5
 11~ 3 7 3 3
 12~ 4 5 6 2
 13~ 9 3 6 1
 14~ 9 5 2 2
 15~ 2 3 3 0
 16~ 4 0 3 3
 17 4 0 1 0
Gender     
 Boys 28 25 11 4
 Girls 40 28 23 13
Side
(major curve)
    
 Right 41 13 12 10
 Left 27 40 22 7