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Table 2 Baseline characteristics of 92 newly arrived Afghan refugees seen in a general practice clinic in Mildura, Victoria 2010-2013

From: Prevalence of dyslipidaemia and micronutrient deficiencies among newly arrived Afghan refugees in rural Australia: a cross-sectional study

Characteristic Values1
Demographic  
Age (years) 22.6 [11.9]
0-10 19 (20.7)
11- 21 28 (30.4)
22-32 25 (27.2)
33-43 15 (16.3)
>43 5 (5.4)
Gender  
Female 11 (12.0)
Male 81 (88.0)
Weight (kg)2 63.3 [18.2]
Height (cm) 2 162.9 [20.2]
Body mass index (kg/m 2 ) 22.9 [3.93]
Underweight (BMI<18 kg/m2) 9 (12)
Normal (BMI 18-25 kg/m2) 43 (57.3)
Overweight (BMI >25 kg/m2) 23 (30.7)
  1. 1 Values are mean [standard deviation] or number (%).
  2. 2 Data missing on 17 patients.