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Table 3 Prevalence of cardiovascular risk factors in population aged 25-64 in Cambodia and Mongolia

From: Individual-based primary prevention of cardiovascular disease in Cambodia and Mongolia: early identification and management of hypertension and diabetes mellitus

Risk factor Cambodia Mongolia  
  Number included in analysis Value
[95% CI]
Number included in analysis Value
[95% CI]
P-value (chi2 Pearson test)
Current smoking (%) 5433 29.4
[27.4-31.3]
4539 32.1
[30.3-33.9]
0.04
Physically underactive (%) 5432 9.0
[7.8-10.1]
4470 6.5
[4.3-8.6]
0.04
Overweight (%) 5224 15.5
[14.0-17.0]
4501 52.5
[49.7-55.3]
0.00
Hypertension prevalence - survey measured (%) 5316 12.3
[11.2-13.5]
4502 36.5
[34.2-38.8]
0.00
Diabetes prevalence - survey measured (%) 5124 3.1
[2.5-3.7]
1470 6.3
[4.5-8.0]
0.00
Hypercholesterolemia prevalence% 5210 3.2
[2.6-3.9]
1538 8.5
[5.3-11.7]
0.00