Male Female Total (%)
Total number 116 53 169
Age (mean)     32
Year
2009
2010
2011  


23
66
27


11
30
12


34
96
39
Occupation (χ²=135.8, df=4, p<0.05) Agriculture                                    
Student
Unemployed
Housewife
Others


79
15
8
0
14


3
3
0
45
2

82 (48.5)
18 (10.7)
8 (4.7)
45 (26.6)
16 (9.5)
Religion
Muslim
Hindu

11
105

7
46

18
151
Marital status
Married
Unmarried

78
38

46
7

124 (73.4)
45 (26.6)
Education (χ2= 11.69; df= 3; p<0.05) Illiterate
Primary school
High School
Senior secondary

46
33
31
6

35
11
7
0

81 (47.9)
44 (26.0)
38 (22.5)
6 (3.6)
Domicile
Rural
Urban

81
35

33
20

114 (67.5)
55 (32.5)
Location
Outdoor
Indoor

77
39

29
24

106 (62.7)
63 (37.3)

Season
Jan-Mar
April-June
July-Sept
Oct-Dec


10
24
79
3

3
13
35
2

13 (7.7)
37 (21.8)
114 (67.5)
5 (3.0)
Site of bite (χ²=19.84; df= 9; p<0.05) Lower limbs
Upper limbs
Head & neck
Others

84
26
5
1

33
18
2
0

117 (69.2)
44 (26.0)
7 (4.1)
1 (0.6)
Time of bite (00:00-24:00 hr)
00:01 - 06:00
06:01 - 12:00
12:01 - 18:00
18:01 - 24:00

27
21
30
38

15
18
7
13

42 (24.9)
39 (23.1)
37 (21.9)
51 (30.1)
Table 1: Epidemiology of snakebites.