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Table 1 CVD indicators

From: High prevalence and clustering of modifiable CVD risk factors among rural adolescents in southwest Nigeria: implication for grass root prevention

  Prevalence% (95 % CI) Prevalence % Prevalence %
Female Male
Get tired even when not exercising (n = 1079) 53.5 (50.5–56.5) 51.2 (n = 577) 56.1 (n = 502)
Chest pain when exercising (n = 1073) 58.0 (54.6–60.6) 55.5 (n = 575) 60.8 (n = 498)
Difficult breathing after little exercise (n = 1074) 59.8 (56.6–62.4) 56.9 (n = 575) 63.1 (n = 499)
Relatives with CVD (n = 1073) 89.1 (86.6–90.4) 89.1 (n = 574) 88.8 (n = 499)
Relatives seeing doctor for CVD (n = 1069) 89.5 (86.8–90.6) 90.1 (n = 571) 88.8 (n = 498)
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