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Table 3 Prevalence of hair loss mentioned for different disease types

From: Hierarchy of hair loss stigma: media portrayals of cancer, alopecia areata, and ringworm in Israeli newspapers

Salient factors Ringworm AA Cancer α χ2Value LB 95% CI UB 95% CI
Hair loss mentioned 34.9%a 44.7%a 10.1%b 0.90 163.93 .0001 .0001
Coping efforts mentioned 18.3%a 31.6%b 6.1%c 0.76 47.43 .0001 .0001
       F(2, 21.47) ɳ2
Weighted word count, mean 8%a 55%b 12%a    22.80*** .49
SD 0.09 0.36 0.14     
  1. AA alopecia areata, α Krippendorff’s Alpha, 95% CI 95% confidence interval, LB lower bound value, UB upper bound value
  2. Different superscript letters indicate significantly different prevalence. ***p < .001