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Table 1 Number and percentage of villagers suspected to suffer from diabetes mellitus type 2

From: Use of glucometer and fasting blood glucose as screening tools for diabetes mellitus type 2 and glycated haemoglobin as clinical reference in rural community primary care settings of a middle income country

Variables N
Total
N*
Suspected DM
Percent* 95% C.I.**
CBG 669 49 7.3 5.5 – 9.6
VPG 669 43 6.4 4.7 – 8.6
HbA1c 656 68 10.4 8.2 – 13.0
  1. *Number and proportion of villagers with fasting blood glucose levels of ≥7.0 mmol/L determined by glucometer and laboratory method as well as ≥7% for HbA1c.
  2. **C.I. Confidence interval.