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Table 3 Massage practices by infant sexa

From: Prevalence and perceptions of infant massage in India: study from Maharashtra and Madhya Pradesh states

Total/State Infant massage Male
n = 633 (%)
Female
n = 848 (%)
X2 Statistic P-value
Total Yes 598 (94.5) 793 (93.5) 0.58 0.44
No 35 (5.5) 55 (6.5)
MH Yes 448 (97.6) 530 (98.3) 0.66 0.41
No 11 (2.4) 9 (1.7)
MP Yes 150 (86.2) 263 (85.1) 0.10 0.74
No 24 (13.8) 46 (14.9)
  1. MH Maharashtra, MP Madhya Pradesh
  2. aComparisons using Chi-squared test