Table 1

Age specific prevalence of early and late age related maculopathy by sex, the Hisayama Study, 1998

MenWomen
No (%)No (%)
AgePopulation at riskEarly ARMLate ARMPopulation at riskEarly ARMLate ARM
50–5915419 (12.3)1 (0.7)28434 (12.0)0 (0.0)
60–6923143 (18.6)2 (0.9)33541 (12.2)0 (0.0)
70–7917836 (20.2)2 (1.1)21240 (18.9)1 (0.5)
80+3312 (36.4)1 (3.0)5516 (29.1)0 (0.0)
Total596110 (18.5)6 (1.0)886131 (14.8)1 (0.1)