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Table 5 Correlation between risk factors

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

  Smoking Alcohol Low fruit Low vegetable High salt High animal lipid High BMI Abdominal obesity Low physical activity
Smoking          
Alcohol 0.31         
Low fruit 0.01 0.01        
Low vegetable 0.01 −0.01 0.26       
High salt 0.09 −0.08 −0.01 −0.00      
High animal lipid 0.0 0.02 −0.17 −0.20 −0.06     
High BMI −0.08 −0.04 0.03 −0.03 −0.03 −0.00    
Abdominal obesity −0.05 −0.03 −0.04 −0.05 0.04 0.02 0.03   
Low physical activity −0.01 −0.04 0.13 0.18 −0.10 −0.22 −0.01 0.01