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Table 1 Sample characteristics of WDH patients

From: Characteristics and requirements of hypertensive patients willing to use digital health tools in the Chinese community: a multicentre cross-sectional survey

Item Total sample WDH No WDH
100% (1089/1089) 42.7% (465/1089) 57.3% (506/1089)
N = 1089 N = 465 N = 624
Male (vs female), n (%) 549 (50.4) 218 (60.3) 331 (39.7)
Age (SD) 60 (13) 58 (12) 61 (13)
Age > 75 years, n (%) 160 (15.4) 112 (24.1) 48 (7.7)
BMI (SD) 24.5 (4.3) 24.45 (4.8) 24.48 (3.9)
Educational level, n (%)
 High school or above 816 (79) 286 (35.1) 530 (64.9)
 Junior high school or less 217 (21) 129 (59.5) 88 (40.5)
Employment status, n (%)
 working 590 (57.2) 270 (45.8) 320 (54.2)
 not working 441 (42.8) 144 (32.6) 297 (67.4)
Medical insurance, n (%)
 medical care 916 (89.5) 362 (39.5) 554 (60.5)
 no medical care 108 (10.5) 47 (43.5) 61 (57.5)
Mean SBP fluctuation, n (%)
 < 140 mmHg 587 (57.6) 227 (38.7) 360 (61.3)
 ≥ 140 mmHg 432 (42.4) 176 (40.7) 256 (59.3)
Knowledge of diagnostic criteria, n (%)
 ≥ 140/90 mmHg 501 (46) 224 (44.7) 227 (55.3)
 other 588 (54) 241 (41) 347 (59)
Acknowledgement of complications of hypertension (diseases caused by hypertension), n (%)
 myocardial infarction 528 (51.3) 267 (50.6) 261 (49.4)
 stroke 529 (51.5) 270 (51) 259 (49)
 renal impairment 470 (45.8) 247 (52.6) 223 (47.4)
BP monitoring, n (%)
 good BP monitoring 564 (51.8) 243 (43.1) 321 (56.9)
 poor BP monitoring 525 (48.2) 222 (42.9) 303 (57.7)
Medical adherence, n (%)
 good adherence 801 (73.5) 326 (40.7) 475 (59.3)
 poor adherence 288 (26.5) 139 (48.3) 149 (51.7)
Smoking, n (%)
 never smoked or quit 836 (76.8) 367 (43.9) 469 (56.1)
 smoked 253 (23.2) 98 (38.7) 155 (61.3)
Physical activity, n (%)
 weekly high-intensity exercise 641 (63) 262 (40.9) 379 (59.1)
 absence of the above exercise intensity 376 (37) 137 (36.4) 239 (63.6)