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Table 4 Age and gender standardised percentage prevalence of cardio metabolic risk factors by ethnicity and gender

From: Distribution and patterning of non-communicable disease risk factors in indigenous Mbororo and non-autochthonous populations in Cameroon: cross sectional study

Variable, n (%) Fulbe, 419 (21.8) Mbororo, 918 (47.8) General population, 584 (30.4) Pooled, 1 921 (100.0)
Men, 139 Women, 280 Men, 286 Women, 632 Men, 212 Women, 372 Men, 637 Women, 1284
Raised blood glucose
 IFG, 224 (7.8) 7.7 6.5 7.0 8.0 8.2 8.7 7.5 8.0
 Diabetes,76 (3.1) 3.6 3.8 2.8 2.6 3.9 2.6 3.3 2.9
Raised blood pressure
 Pre-tensive, 694 (22.2) 28.3 21.9 25.6 18.3 26.0 22.2 26.4 20.1
 Hypertensive, 592 (24.2) 26.2 25.2 24.5 24.8 24.9 23.0 25.0 24.3
BMI
 Underweight, 715 (24.3) 20.2 24.9 31.1 34.0 12.5 9.8 22.4 24.9
 Overweight, 168 (6.1) 3.3 10.5 2.0 3.3 9.0 11.2 4.6 7.1
 Obese, 59 (2.2) 2.3 4.0 0.6 1.0 2.4 4.5 1.5 2.6
SIR from WHR 725 (26.4) 19.3 29.1 19.9 26.5 19.0 36.1 19.7 30.0
IR from WC, 267 (9.5) 6.0 11.6 1.1 11.0 4.4 17.0 3.3 13.0
SIR from WC, 208 (7.6) 2.7 14.8 0.4 7.6 1.2 15.7 1.2 11.6