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Table 1 Characteristics of the study population according to smoking status

From: The association between smoking and blood pressure in men: a cross-sectional study

Variables Never smokers (n = 355) Former smokers (n = 220) Current smokers (n = 673) P value
Han,% 239(67.32) 154(70.00) 498(74.00) 0.07
 Age, years 45.00 ± 14.05 55.62 ± 12.56 43.77 ± 13.14 <0.001
 Height, cm 170.33 ± 6.30 169.01 ± 6.17 170.54 ± 5.93 0.005
 Weight, kg 73.74 ± 12.65 75.21 ± 11.87 73.00 ± 12.57 0.07
 BMI, kg/m2 25.39 ± 3.96 26.29 ± 3.55 25.07 ± 3.91 <0.001
BMI,%
 Lean or healthy 174(49.01) 76(34.55) 330(49.03) 0.003
 Overweight 139(39.15) 115(52.27) 268(39.82)
 Obesity 42(11.83) 29(13.18) 75(11.14)
Alcohol Drinking, %
 Never 98(27.61) 43(19.55) 109(16.20) <0.001
 Light 173(48.73) 107(48.64) 328(48.74)
 Heavy 84(23.66) 70(31.82) 236(35.07)