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Table 3 Prevalence of high BP among different BMI Categories

From: Prevalence of overweight and obesity and their associations with blood pressure among children and adolescents in Shandong, China

Gender BMI Categories SBP(mm Hg) DBP(mm Hg) High BP(%) OR(95% CI)
Boys Non-overweight 107.7 ± 12.1 66.3 ± 8.3 10.7 1.0
  Overweight 112.3 ± 13.4 70.0 ± 9.7 25.0 2.0(1.4,2.8)
  Obesity 114.9 ± 16.2 73.8 ± 11.2 38.6 2.7(1.8,4.1)
  Total 109.0 ± 13.0 67.5 ± 9.2 15.4  
Girls Non-overweight 105.1 ± 11.0 68.0 ± 8.4 12.1 1.0
  Overweight 108.7 ± 11.6 71.0 ± 8.8 24.7 2.4(1.7,3.3)
  Obesity 110.7 ± 12.9 74.4 ± 10.2 38.8 4.2(2.9,6.1)
  Total 105.8 ± 11.3 68.8 ± 8.7 15.0  
Total Non-overweight 106.4 ± 11.6 67.2 ± 8.4 11.4 1.0
  Overweight 110.7 ± 12.8 70.4 ± 9.4 24.9 2.2(1.7,2.8)
  Obesity 113.4 ± 15.2 74.0 ± 10.9 38.7 3.6(2.6,4.9)
  Total 107.5 ± 12.3 68.1 ± 9.0 15.2  
  1. Note. OR, Odds Ratio; CIs, confidence intervals.
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