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Table 1 Baseline characteristics of 10 063 participants of the Tehran Lipid and Glucose Study (TLGS) aged 20 years and over.

From: High prevalence of chronic kidney disease in Iran: a large population-based study

  n %
Gender (male) 4223 41.9
Age(years)   
   20–39 4782 47.6
   40–59 3510 34.8
   60–69 1325 13.2
   ≥ 70 446 4.4
Body mass index (kg/m2)   
   ≤ 25 3614 36.7
   25–30 3951 40.1
   ≥ 30 2281 23.2
Abnormal waist circumference in men 494 11.7
Abnormal waist circumference in women 2855 48.9
Diabetes mellitus 1381 13.7
Hypertension 2593 25.8
Dyslipidemia 4462 44.3
Smoking 1300 13.1