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Table 2 Characteristics associated with prehypertension

From: Burden of prehypertension among adults in Kenya: a retrospective analysis of findings from the Healthy Heart Africa (HHA) Programme

VariableOR (95% CI)p-valueaOR (95% CI)p-value
Sex
 Femalerefrefrefref
 Male1.245(±0.0017)<  0.0011.229 (±0.0023)<  0.001
Age group (yrs.)
 factor(Age group) 18–25refrefrefref
 factor(Age group) 26–351.516(±0.015)<  0.0011.411(±0.0019)<  0.001
 factor(Age group) 36–451.661(±0.016)<  0.0011.523(±0.0015)<  0.001
 factor(Age group) 46–551.624(±0.016)<  0.0011.611(±0.0017)<  0.001
 factor(Age group) 56–651.575(±0.015)<  0.0011.521(±0.0017)<  0.001
 factor(Age group) 65+1.483(±0.015)<  0.0011.480(±0.0017)<  0.001
Residence
 urbanrefrefrefref
 rural1.645(±0.018)<  0.0011.599 (±0.023)<  0.001