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Table 6 Relationship between sex and clinical risk of the health workers

From: The ten-year risk of developing cardiovascular disease among public health workers in North-Central Nigeria using Framingham and atherogenic index of plasma risk scores

  Sex   
Male Female Total χ2 p value
Variable n (%) n (%) N (%)   
Framingham risk score
 Low risk 137 (97.2) 159 (99.4) 296 (98.3) 3.293F 0.176
 Moderate risk 3 (2.1) 0 (0.0) 3 (1.0)   
 High risk 1 (0.7) 1 (0.6) 2 (0.7)   
AIP
 Mild risk 130 (92.2) 151 (94.4) 281 (93.4) 3.171F 0.210
 Intermediate risk 6 (4.3) 8 (5.0) 14 (4.6)   
 High risk 5 (3.5) 1 (0.6) 6 (2.0)   
  1. χ2Chi square test, F Fisher’s exact test, t Independent Samples T test
  2. There is no statistically significant association between sex Framingham risk score and atherogenic index of plasma (AIP) score