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Table 2 Distribution of participants in different categories of risk factors

From: An assessment study of CVD related risk factors in a tribal population of India

General characteristics HTN % Elevated FBG % Obesity % MS %
High BMI Abdominal obesity  
Gender Male 57.7 8.6 54.8 28.8 37.5
Female 35.3* 6 57.6 36.4 40.2
Total 43.4 6.9 56.6 33.7 39.2
Age 20–34 28.9 1.3 40.8 22.3 25
35 ≤ 48.5* 8.9* 62.3* 37.7* 44.3*
Smoking Smokers 40 7.5 47.5 27.5 30
Non-Smoker 43.9 6.8 58.1 34.6 40.7
Alcohol consumption Drinker 50 9.2 51.8 25.9 34.2
Abstainer 39.4 5.5 59.4 38.3 42.2
Physical Activity Active 39.2 5.9 53.6 31.2 37.1
Sedantary 62.7* 11.7 70.6* 45.1 49
  1. *- p-value <0.05