Table 3: Family size and crowding index among mycotic and nonmycotic keratitis.

Mycotic keratitisNonmycotic keratitis
Number%Number%

Family size
 <4 72 20 173 36.6
 4–6 151 41.8 204 43.1
 >6 138 38.2 96 20.3
Crowding index
 <2 118 32.7 212 44.8
 >2 243 67.3 261 55.2

The difference was statistically significant in case of family index ( = 10.67, = 0.004) while it was insignificant in case of crowding index ( = 3.03, = 0.081).