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Table 2 Prevalence of stroke (% and n/N) by age, gender and urban-rural residence in Nanjing, China

From: Impact of socio-economic factors on stroke prevalence among urban and rural residents in Mainland China

  Stroke n (%) Non-stroke n (%) Adj. odds ratio (95% CI) *
Age-group    
   35–44 16 (0.12) 13196 (99.88) 1
   45–64 139 (1.40) 9814 (98.60) 7.42 (4.40, 12.54)
   65+ 298 (4.83) 5877(95.17) 22.39 (13.38, 37.48)
Area    
   Rural 37 (0.39) 9442 (99.61) 1
   Urban 416 (2.09) 19455 (97.91) 2.78 (1.86, 4.16)
Gender    
   Female 186 (1.26) 14556 (98.74) 1
   Male 267 (1.83) 14331 (98.17) 1.56 (1.25, 1.94)
  1. n = number of participants with stroke within sub-group; N = total number of participants within sub-group.
  2. * Odds ratios adjusted for Odds ratios adjusted for BMI, smoking status, alcohol drinking, diabetes, high blood pressure, occupational and leisure-time physical activity.