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Table 2 Difficulties in everyday life reported by 151 CVD subjects and 302 NCV subjects

From: Subjects with colour vision deficiency in the community: what do primary care physicians need to know?

Difficulties associated with % of CVD observers % of NCV observers Significance (p value)
Clothing colours 23.8 1.0 <0.0001
Workplace/hobbies colours eg. pie charts 13.2 1.0 <0.0001
Natural colours 40.4 1.0 <0.0001
Colours relating to cooking s eg. Identification of cooked versus raw meat 31.7 8.6 <0.0001
Sports colours eg. shirts of players 21.2 1.3 <0.0001
Skin colours 3.3 1.7 0.0007
Television colours setting 6.0 0.7 0.0002
  1. Data from Tagarelli et al. [22] (Statistical significance of differences were calculated using the chi-square test or Fisher exact test, two-tailed significance level 0.05).