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Table 4 Patient representations in text according to disease type

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

Characteristic Ringworm AA Cancer α χ2 Value LB 95% CI UB 95% CI
Gender
 Female 15.6%a 26.3%b 25.7%b 0.90 38.62 .0001 .0001
 Male 20.2%a 10.5%b 5.7%b     
 Female and Male 12.8%a 0.0%b 3.2%b     
No indication 51.4% 63.2% 65.4%     
Birthplace
 Israel 3.7%a 2.6%a 31.1%b 0.83 4.12 .37 .39
 Other 22.9%a 28.9%a 1.4%c     
 No mentioned 73.4% 68.4% 67.5%     
Number of patients interviewed      0.76 F(2, 141.51) ɳ2
 mean 1.10 1.18a 0.68b    3.20*** .02
 SD 2.16 0.90 1.37     
  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