Table 1: A summary of the demographic data of the studied OSA patients and the control group.

Demographic Controls
(N=20)
N(%)
Patients
(N=80)
N(%)
p-value
Sex
Male 11 (55) 44(55) 1
Female 9 (45) 36(45)
Age group
<30 3(15) 8(10) 0.66
30-50 10(50) 36(45)
>50 7(35) 36(45)
Occupation
Blue collar worker 2(10) 17(21) 0.53
Farmer 4(20) 11(13.8)
Housewife 4(20) 24(30)
White collar workers 9(45) 24(30)
Driver 1(5) 4(5)
Obesity grade
Obesity grade I 1(5) 1(1.3) 0.55
Obesity grade II 4(20) 15(18.8)
Obesity grade III 15(75) 64(80)
Duration of illness
<2 years 11(55) 47(58.8) 0.34
from 2-4 years 4(20) 23(28.7)
>4 years 5(25.0%) 10(12.5)

OSA: Obstructive sleep apnea

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