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Table 1 Number of men and women in sample by CVD risk factors

From: Cardiovascular disease risk factors and socioeconomic variables in a nation undergoing epidemiologic transition

Risk factors Responses Men Women
Hypertension* No 2728 3969
  Yes 2509 2753
Diabetes+ No 4157 5600
  Yes 1080 1122
Hypercholesterolemiaδ No 1684 2092
  Yes 3553 4630
Regular Smokerθ No 2451 5985
  Yes 2789 737
Overweightψ No 3752 4400
  Yes 1485 2322
  1. Note:
  2. *Mean SBP (Systolic Blood Pressure) ≥ 140 mm Hg or Mean DBP (Diastolic Blood Pressure) ≥ 90 mm Hg or using medication.
  3. +Mean plasma glucose ≥ 126 mg/dL or 7.0 mmol/Lit.
  4. δMean Plasma cholesterol ≥ 5.2 mmol/Lit.
  5. θSmokes at least one cigarette per day.
  6. ψBMI (Body Mass Index) ≥ 25.0.