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Table 3 Prevalence of CVRF by geographic region of birth adjusted for age, gender and district

From: First nationwide survey on cardiovascular risk factors in Grand-Duchy of Luxembourg (ORISCAV-LUX)

CVRF Luxembourg
(n = 869)
Portugal
(n = 169)
Europe
(n = 311)
Others
(n = 83)
P-value
Obesity 21.5% ± 1.3 23.6% ± 3.2 18.4% ± 2.2 17.7% ± 4.2 0.45
Hypertension 37.1% ± 1.5 37.6% ± 3.7 28.1% ± 2.5 25.4% ± 4.7 0.009
Diabetes 4.7% ± 0.7 3.1% ± 1.3 4.7% ± 1.1 2.1% ± 1.4 0.51
Lipid disorder 70.5% ± 1.6 68.3% ± 3.8 73.3% ± 5.8 56.3% ± 2.6 0.039
Current smoking 23.1% ± 1.5 21.4% ± 3.4 21.1% ± 2.4 20.4% ± 4.7 0.86
  1. Results are expressed as percents ± SE
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