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Table 2 Clinical and anthropometric baseline characteristics in men

From: Financial stress in late adulthood and diverse risks of incident cardiovascular disease and all-cause mortality in women and men

Group Cohabiting with cash margin Single with cash margin Cohabiting without cash margin Single without cash margin
n (died during follow-up) 1496 (158) 325 (56) 68 (8) 50 (19)
Body mass index 27 (24–29) 27 (24–30) 28 (25–31) 27 (24–30)
Systolic blood pressure 142 (129–155) 138 (125–155) 138 (127–161) 148 (135–166)
Low-density lipoprotein 3.8 (3.3–4.5) 3.7 (3.0–4.3) 3.5 (3.1–4.3) 3.8 (3.2–4.6)
High-density lipoprotein 1.3 (1.09–1.51) 1.3 (1.05–1.52) 1.2 (1.0–1.4) 1.2 (1.0–1.4)
Cardiovascular disease at baseline 10 12 15 22
Diabetes at baseline 9 10 10 16
Employed 76 64 46 46
Education     
Low/High school/university 54/16/30 61/16/23 75/11/13 84/4/12
Smoking Never/former/current 33/49/18 35/40/25 35/31/34 20/28/52
High alcohol consumption 20 19 18 26
Leisure physical activity >1/week 35 37 30 16
Daily intake of fruit 54 49 57 32
Daily intake of vegetables 61 54 51 32
  1. The data are medians and interquartile range (IQR) or estimated frequencies (%).