Table 3: Comparison of Saccharine Transit Time among different subgroups of the younger and older age categories.

Saccharine transit time (Mins)
ParametersAge ≤45 yearsAge >45 years
Mean (mins)SD Mean (mins)SD

Education
 Literate517.483.69129.951.38
 Illiterate189.553.491011.141.8

Occupation
 Homemaker487.983.511410.11.68
 Employed217.854.21811.161.56

House type
 Pucca266.97*2.711510.541.76
 Kutcha438.594.06710.671.57

Income
 ≥Rs.25000637.72*3.811110.241.58
 <Rs.25000610.671.841110.721.8

Cooking fuel type
 Clean fuel367.533.421310.481.32
 Biomass fuel339.893.66910.792.16

P value is statistically significant.