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Table 1 Demographic, Anthropometric, Lifestyle, and Family History of Respondents

From: Choosing the most appropriate existing type 2 diabetes risk assessment tool for use in the Philippines: a case-control study with an urban Filipino population

  Known Diabetes
n = 50
Undiagnosed Population
n = 150
Dysglycemia
n = 21 (14%)
Normal
n = 129 (86%)
A. Demographic Profile
 Age (years) 57.38 ± 11.99 54.57 ± 10.15 49.30 ± 13.52
 Sex (female) 33 (66.0%) 19 (90.5%) 101 (78.3%)
Education
 Some high school or less 15 (30.0%) 7 (33.3%) 44 (34.1%)
 High school diploma 9 (18.0%) 6 (28.6%) 26 (20.2%)
 Some college 11 (22.0%) 1 (4.8%) 19 (14.7%)
 College degree 15 (30.0%) 7 (33.3%) 40 (31.0%)
Occupation
 Housewife 19 (38.0%) 11 (52.4%) 35 (27.1%)
 Government Employee 1 (2.0%) 3 (14.3%) 25 (19.4%)
 Teacher 4 (8.0%) 1 (4.8%) 22 (17.1%)
 Businessperson 10 (20.0%) 2 (9.5%) 5 (3.9%)
 Barangay Health Worker 1 (2.0%) 7 (5.4%)
 Vendor 1 (4.8%) 6 (4.7%)
 Unemployed 3 (6.0%) 4 (3.1%)
 Utility Worker 1 (2.0%) 1 (4.8%) 3 (2.3%)
 Tricycle Driver 1 (2.0%) 3 (2.3%)
 Salesperson 4 (19.0%)
 Cook 4 (19.0%)
 Guard 1 (2.0%) 1 (4.8%) 1 (0.8%)
 Other 1 (2.0%) 5 (3.9%)
B. Anthropometric Profile
 Average Body Mass Index (BMI; kg/m2) 26.4 ± 4.6 24.25 ± 5.1 24.8 ± 4.3
Average waist circumference (cm)
 Female 95.2 (11.5) 91.3 (11.8) 88.2 (11.8)
 Male 91.4 (9.5) 88 (1.4) 88.5 (11.7)
 Average blood pressure (mmHg) 132.8/83.1 140.2/88.1 133.5/83.4
C. Lifestyle
 Does some physical activity every day 6 (12.0%) 5 (23.8%) 55 (42.6%)
 Has vegetables/fruit every day 20 (40.0%) 11 (52.4%) 68 (52.7%)
Smoking habit
 Current smoker 2 (4.0%) 1 (4.8%) 15 (11.6%)
 Ex-smoker 17 (34.0%) 2 (9.5%) 14 (10.9%)
 Non-smoker 30 (60.0%) 18 (85.7%) 100 (77.5%)
D. History of hypertension and diabetes
 History of hypertension 35 (70.0%) 13 (61.9%) 55 (42.6%)
 Has taken blood pressure medication regularly 32 (64.0%) 13 (61.9%) 46 (36.7%)
 Has delivered a baby >9lbs 6 (12.0%) 3 (14.3%) 3 (2.3%)
 History of gestational diabetes 6 (12.0%) 1 (4.8%) 7 (5.4%)
 Experiences more than one sign/ symptom associated with type 2 diabetes 44 (88.0%) 8 (38.1%) 52 (40.3%)
Family history of diabetes
 None 11 (22.0%) 9 (42.9%) 76 (58.9%)
 First degree relative 26 (52.0%) 10 (47.6%) 31 (24.0%)
 Other relative(s) only 13 (26.0%) 2 (9.5%) 22 (17.1%)
Fasting blood glucose (mg/dl)   161.84 ± 86.42 78.56 ± 9.5