Table 1: Table showing the demographics and clinical characteristics of vitiligo in male and female patients, Navi Mumbai, India.

CharacteristicsAllMalesFemales
(%) (%) (%)

84 (100)84 (100)168 (100)
Age (yrs)
 Mean (SD)29.2 (15.2)28.4 (15.5)30.0 (14.8)0.49
Occupation
 Student46 (31)27 (35)19 (26)
 Housewife48 (32)0 (0)47 (64)
 Labour13 (9)12 (16)1 (1)
 Service25 (17)20 (26)6 (8)
 Others18 (12)18 (23)0 (0)<0.001
Age of onset (yrs)
 Mean (SD)22.9 (15.9)21.2 (16.6)24.8 (15.3)0.15
Duration of disease (yrs)
 Mean (SD)5.9 (9.0)6.9 (10.4)4.9 (7.4)0.17
Lesion spreading
 Yes118 (71)57 (69)61 (73)
 No49 (29)26 (31)23 (27)0.11
Family history of vitiligo
 Yes15 (9)14 (17)1 (1)
 No151 (91)68 (83)83 (99)<0.001
Treatment taken for vitiligo
 Yes82 (49)41 (49)41 (49)
 No85 (51)42 (51)43 (51)0.93
Trichrome
 Yes19 (11)10 (12)9 (11)
 No148 (89)73 (88)75 (89)0.79
Pentachrome
 Yes2 (1)2 (2)0 (0)
 No165 (99)81 (98)84 (100)0.15
Depigmented
 Yes76 (46)45 (54)31 (37)
 No91 (55)38 (46)53 (63)0.03
Hypopigmented
 Yes8 (5)3 (4)5 (6)
 No159 (95)80 (96)79 (94)0.48
Previtiligo
 Yes2 (1)1 (1)1 (1)
 No165 (99)82 (99)83 (99)0.99
Leucotrichia
 Yes9 (5)8 (10)1 (1)
 No158 (95)75 (90)87 (99)0.02
Follicular repigmentation
 Yes5 (3)5 (6)0 (0)
 No162 (97)78 (94)84 (100)0.02
Koebner’s phenomenon
 Yes21 (13)19 (23)2 (2)
 No146 (87)64 (77)82 (98)<0.001