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Table 3 Awareness, treatment and control of hypertension among 986 ischemic stroke survivors in northeast China (%)

From: Epidemiological features of hypertension among ischemic survivors in Northeast China: insights from a population-based study, 2017–2019

Characteristics Awareness Treatmenta Controlb
Overall 629 (76.8) 546 (66.7) 60 (11.0)
Age Group
 40–49 16 (72.7) 13 (59.1) 0 (0.0)
 50–59 108 (81.2) 98 (73.7) 7 (7.1)
 60–69 278 (77.7) 242 (67.6) 31 (12.8)
 70–79 201 (74.7) 170 (63.2) 16 (9.4)
  > =80 26 (70.3) 23 (62.2) 6 (26.1)
P value 0.503 0.244 0.041
Sex
 Men 294 (73.9) 243 (61.1) 26 (10.7)
 Women 335 (79.6) 303 (72.0) 34 (11.2)
P value 0.053 0.001 0.846
Education,n(%)
 Primary school or lower 403 (76.9) 349 (66.6) 40 (11.5)
 Middle school 176 (76.2) 153 (66.2) 14 (9.2)
 High school or above 50 (78.1) 44 (68.8) 6 (13.6)
P value 0.944 0.93 0.628
Annual household income,n(%)
  < 5000 (yuan) 300 (74.8) 256 (63.8) 20 (7.8)
 5000–9999 (yuan) 115 (78.2) 99 (67.3) 14 (14.1)
 10,000–19,999 73 (79.3) 61 (66.3) 9 (14.8)
  > =20,000 (yuan) 141 (78.8) 130 (72.6) 17 (13.1)
P value 0.619 0.227 0.164
Region
 Urban 159 (76.4) 149 (71.6) 27 (18.1)
 Rural 470 (76.9) 397 (65.0) 33 (8.3)
P value 0.887 0.078 0.001
  1. Treatmenta indicated the treatment rate among the overall hypertensive patients with prior ischemic stroke; Controlb indicated the control rate among those who took anti-hypertensive medications