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Table 4 Prevalence of population health determinants in general and hypertensive populations in the communities

From: A community-based study of hypertension and cardio-metabolic syndrome in semi-urban and rural communities in Nigeria

Health determinants Semi Urban Community % ORs (95% CI) P-value Rural Community % ORs (95% CI) p-value
  NHP HP GP    NHP HP GP   
Tobacco use 12.3 18.9 14.6 1.65 (1.15 - 2.39) 0.007* 14.8 17.7 15.5 1.24 (0.64 - 2.44) 0.535
Alcohol use 61.9 55.8 59.9 0.78 (0.58 - 1.03) 0.083 64.9 69.8 66.1 1.25 (0.68 - 2.13) 0.473
Inactivity 4.0 8.4 5.5 0.45 (0.26 - 0.79) 0.004* 0.7 1.1 0.82 0.67 (0.06 - 7.47) 0.741
  1. Key: NHP - non-hypertensive population; HP - population with hypertension; GP - general population; * - p-value: significant