Table 3

Proportion (%) of progressors in younger age subgroup (14–29 N=87 631) by age and SE at baseline

Age14–1516–1718–1920–2122–2324–2526–2728–29Total
SE
]−1 ; −0.5]14.911.711.07.17.76.75.75.310.0
]−2 ; −1]17.013.713.79.48.67.66.25.311.2
]−3 ; −2]19.113.412.09.39.27.36.26.211.2
]−4 ; −3]19.115.012.612.09.88.07.46.211.9
]−5; −4]20.415.615.213.010.310.47.96.012.9
]−6; −5]22.916.014.114.113.47.87.98.413.3
≤ −627.418.916.013.613.810.511.710.115.3
Total18.214.013.010.29.68.07.16.411.6
  • Progressors are individuals with a progression rate of more than –0.5 diopters per year in the first 12–26 months after baseline.

  • SE, spherical equivalent.