Table 4

Progression of myopia (in diopters) between 12 and 26 months according to age, spherical equivalent at baseline and gender: univariate and multivariate analysis in the 14–29 age subgroup (N=87 631)

UnivariateMultivariate
ProgressionProgressionp
Age<0.0001
14–15−0.35 (−0.36; −0.34)−0.36 (−0.37; −0.36)
16–17−0.29 (−0.30; −0.29)−0.31 (−0.31; −0.30)
18–19−0.27 (−0.28; −0.26)−0.28 (−0.29; −0.27)
20–21−0.24 (−0.25; −0.23)−0.24 (−0.25; −0.23)
22–23−0.22 (−0.23; −0.21)−0.23 (−0.24; −0.22)
24–25−0.18 (−0.19; −0.17)−0.19 (−0.20; −0.18)
26–27−0.16 (−0.17; −0.15)−0.17 (−0.18; −0.16)
28–29−0.13 (−0.14; −0.12)−0.13 (−0.14; −0.12)
SE<0.0001
−1 to −0.5−0.21 (−0.22; −0.20)−0.18 (−0.19; −0.17)
−2 to −1−0.24 (−0.25; −0.24)−0.22 (−0.23; −0.22)
−3 to −2−0.25 (−0.25; −0.24)−0.23 (−0.24; −0.22)
−4 to −3−0.26 (−0.27; −0.25)−0.24 (−0.25; −0.23)
−5 to −4−0.27 (−0.28; −0.26)−0.26 (−0.27; −0.25)
−6 to −5−0.26 (−0.28; −0.25)−0.26 (−0.27; −0.25)
≤ −6−0.28 (−0.29; −0.27)−0.27 (−0.29; −0.26)
Sex<0.0001
F−0.25 (−0.25; −0.24)−0.25 (−0.25; −0.24)
M−0.24 (−0.25; −0.24)−0.23 (−0.24; −0.23)
  • Multivariate ANOVA type III p-values are displayed.

  • ANOVA, analysis of variance.