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Table 1 Sociodemographic characteristics by survey year. Chile ENS2003–2010-2017

From: Hypertension care cascade in Chile: a serial cross-sectional study of national health surveys 2003-2010-2017

   ENS 2003 ENS 2010 ENS 2017
na % or mean (SE) na % or mean (SE) na % or mean (SE)
Sample with valid BP and medicine data 3416   4820   5369  
Gender Male 1558 48.9 1919 48.4 1945 48.9
Female 1858 51.1 2901 51.6 3424 51.1
Age % 17-34y 863 40.7 1361 35.5 1342 33.9
35-44y 583 21.6 874 22.5 813 20.1
45-54y 608 16 892 16.8 879 14.7
55-64y 486 10.8 749 13 978 17.3
65-74y 527 6.8 536 7.4 786 8
75y+ 349 4.2 408 4.7 571 5.9
Educational level % Low (<8y) 1362 25.4 1277 19.1 1319 16.9
Medium (8-12y) 1625 55.5 2531 55.5 2808 54.1
High(>12y) 421 19.1 912 25.3 1195 29
Place of residence Urban 2798 86.4 4099 86.9 4513 89.2
Rural 618 13.6 721 13.1 856 10.8
SBP mmHg 3416 127.8 (0.52) 4820 126.9 (0.48) 5369 124.9 (0.46)
DBP mmHg 3416 79.9 (0.34) 4820 76.6 (0.27) 5369 74.7 (0.25)
  1. Estimates are weighted for the complex survey design
  2. ENS Encuesta Nacional de Salud, Chilean National Health Survey, BP Blood pressure, SBP Systolic BP, DBP Diastolic BP, SE Standard error
  3. aUnweighted sample size. Column %‘s shown for sociodemographic characteristics