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Table 2 Factors associated with hypertension unawareness

From: Hypertension unawareness among Chinese patients with first-ever stroke

  Hypertension unawareness
Variables OR (95 % CI) P value
Age ≥60y 0.69 (0.56 to 0.83) 0.0002
Male 0.93 (0.73 to 1.17) 0.518
BMI ≥ 25 0.77 (0.64 to 0.94) 0.009
Smoking 1.38 (1.11 to 1.71) 0.004
Heart diseases 0.54 (0.37 to 0.80) 0.002
Diabetes mellitus 0.44 (0.34 to 0.57) 2.53 × 10−10
Lack of health insurance 0.93 (0.75 to 1.15) 0.489
Rural residency 1.23 (0.96 to 1.57) 0.103
Lower-level of education 1.61 (1.27 to 2.03) 0.73 × 10−4
Manual work 1.13 (0.90 to 1.41) 0.282
Family history of stroke 0.38 (0.25 to 0.57) 2.58 × 10−6
  1. Parameters were analyzed with multivariate logistic regression analysis. OR indicates odds ratio, CI indicates confidence interval, BMI indicates body mass index