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Table 1 Characteristics of the Taupo cycle challenge cohort

From: Atrial fibrillation and cycling: six year follow-up of the Taupo bicycle study

  N (%)
Age  
16-34 504 (19.46)
35-49 1340 (51.74)
50+ 746 (28.80)
Gender  
Male 1874 (72.4)
Female 725 (27.6)
Highest education level  
Secondary school or less 535 (20.7)
Polytech 654 (25.3)
University 1395 (54.0)
Ethnicity  
Maori 104 (4.0)
Non-Maori 2486 (96.0)
Height (cm)  
Less than 165 322 (12.5)
165-179 1295 (50.1)
180 or more 967 (37.4)
Body Mass Index  
Less than 25 1361 (52.9)
25-30 1000 (38.8)
30 or more 214 (8.3)
Cycling experience (years)  
0-2 1081 (41.9)
3-7 755 (29.3)
8 or more 743 (28.8)
Hours spent cycling per week  
0-2 459 (17.7)
3-5 955 (36.9)
6 or more 1176 (45.4)
Km cycled per week  
0-49 389 (15.1)
50-99 620 (24.0)
100 or more 1572 (60.9)
Frequency of cycling per week  
0-1 403 (15.6)
2-4 1694 (65.4)
5 or more 493 (19.0)