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Table 1 The characteristic of the participants

From: The prevalence and related factors of familial hypercholesterolemia in rural population of China using Chinese modified Dutch Lipid Clinic Network definition

Variables Chinese Modified DLCN (N = 39,205)
Unlikely/possible Probable/definite P-value
Number 31,044/8022 138/1  
Age, mean (SD) 0.019
  < 60 22,115 (56.61) 65 (46.76)  
  ≥ 60 16,951 (43.39) 74 (53.23)
Gender 0.311
 Male 15,414 (39.46) 49 (35.25)  
 Female 23,652 (60.54) 90 (64.75)
Marital status, n (%) 0.826
 Married/cohabiting 35,071 (89.77) 124 (89.21)  
 Unmarried/divorced/widowed 3995 (10.23) 15 (10.79)
Education, n (%) 0.079
 Elementary school or below 17,478 (44.74) 75 (53.95)  
 Junior high school 15,577 (39.87) 44 (31.65)
 High school or above 6011 (15.39) 20 (14.39)
Average monthly individual income, n (%) 0.230
  < 500RMB 13,937 (35.67) 51 (36.69)  
 500~RMB 12,859 (32.92) 37 (26.62)
 1000~RMB 12,270 (31.41) 51 (36.69)
Smoking, n (%) 0.744
 No smoking 31,614 (80.92) 114 (82.01)  
 Current smoking 7452 (19.08) 25 (17.99)
Drinking, n (%) 0.180
 No drinking 32,016 (81.95) 120 (86.33)  
 Current drinking 7050 (18.05) 19 (13.67)
Physical activity, n (%) 0.121
 Low 12,634 (32.34) 56 (40.29)  
 Moderate 14,746 (37.75) 44 (31.65)
 High 11,686 (29.91) 39 (28.06)
High-fat diet, n (%) 0.747
 No 31,619 (80.94) 114 (82.01)  
 Yes 7447 (19.06) 25 (17.99)
More vegetable and fruit intake, n (%) 0.225
 No 22,746 (58.23) 88 (63.31)  
 Yes 16,318 (41.77) 51 (36.69)
BMI, mean (SD) 24.83 (3.57) 25.46 (3.12) 0.020
  1. SD standard deviation, RMB renminbi, BMI body mass index