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Table 1 Demographic characteristics of the individuals enrolled in the study

From: NGS-based expanded carrier screening for genetic disorders in North Indian population reveals unexpected results – a pilot study

Parameter No of individuals (n = 200) Percentage
Age 20–30 yrs 61 30.5%
31–40 yrs 123 61.5%
41–50 yrs 13 6.5%
51–60 yrs 3 1.5%
Sex Male 101 50.5%
Female 99 49.5%
Religion & Caste Hindu Punjabi 41 20.5%
Brahmin 30 15%
Agarwal 28 14%
Jat 18 9%
Punjabi 14 7%
Rajput 6 3%
Pahadi 6 3%
BrahminBengali 4 2%
Marwari 2 1%
Kashmiri Pandit 2 1%
Other 10 5%
Jain 18 9%
Sikh 12 6%
Muslim 9 4.5%