Table 2 Comparison between the demographic characteristics of patients with COVID-19 in the studying cohort and all publicly available cases collected as of 15 February 2020.

Age group
(years)
FemaleMaleNo information
Study cohortAll casesStudy cohortAll casesStudy cohortAll cases
468 (43.3)*4121 (47.3)614 (57.1)4597 (52.7)24245
0–1917 (3.7)126 (3.2)24 (4.0)180 (4.2)03
20–39189 (40.9)1250 (32.2)292 (48.3)1508 (35.0)148
40–59195 (42.2)1667 (43.0)226 (37.4)1843 (42.8)057
60–7960 (13.0)749 (19.3)62 (10.2)701 (16.3)040
≥801 (0.2)85 (2.2)1 (0.2)78 (1.8)08
No information6244928704089

*Number (%). The percentages do not take missing data into account.