Skip to main content

Advertisement

Table 1 Baseline demographic and clinical characteristics of participants who were free of diabetes at baseline

From: Impact of a diabetes screening program on a rural Chinese population: a 3-year follow-up study

  Normoglycaemia Pre-diabetes p value*
No. 1009 (60.9) 647 (39.1)  
Diabetes at follow-up no. (%) 41(4.0) 104(16.1) <0.001
Age (years) 50 (10.2) 54 (10.4) <0.001
Men (%) 37.3 42.0 >0.05
Family history of diabetes (%) 4.5 6.5 >0.05
BMI (kg/m2) 24.5 (3.3) 25.5 (3.7) <0.05
Personal income level (%)    
  <300¥ 43.8 44.8 >0.05
  300-999¥ 40.2 39.6  
  ≥1000¥ 15.9 15.6  
School years (%)    <0.001
  Illiterate 19.2 26.4  
  Elementary school (1–6 years) 33.3 37.7  
  Junior high school (7–9 years) 39.5 30.1  
  high school or above (≥9 years) 7.9 5.9  
Systolic blood pressure (mmHg) 131 (20) 140 (22.4) <0.001
Diastolic blood pressure (mmHg) 80 (11.6) 84 (11.7) <0.001
Total cholesterol (mmol/l) 5.0 (0.9) 5.4 (1.0) <0.001
Triglycerides (mmol/l) 1.2 (0.8) 1.5 (1.0) <0.001
HDL-C (mmol/l)    
  men 1.6 (0.4) 1.7 (0.5) <0.05
  women 1.7 (0.3) 1.6 (0.3) <0.05
  1. Data are age-adjusted mean (standard deviation) or percentage. *between normoglycaemia and pre-diabetes group; HDL-C, high-density lipoprotein cholesterol; BMI, body mass index.