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Research Article

Prevalence and Risk Factors of Hypertension in Two Communes in the Vietnam Northern Mountainous, 2017

Table 1

Demographic characteristics of research subjects .

CharacteristicsNo.%

Age groups
18–34598.7
35–5417926.5
≥5543764.7
Median (Min – Max )60 ( 18 – 95)

Gender
Male21732.2
Female45867.8

Ethnic groups
Kinh9814.5
Tay47770.7
Dao578.4
436.4

Occupation
Farmer61090.4
659.6

Educational
No school / illiteracy619.1
Primary25437.6
Junior high school26639.4
High school or higher9413.9

BMI
Underweight (BMI <18.5)9714.4
Normal (18.5≤ BMI <23.0)39558.5
Overweight (23.0≤ BMI <25.0)9013.3
Obese (BMI ≥25.0)9313.8

Others: Nung, Mong, and Muong ethnic group.
Others: officers, manual worker, retirees, and freelancer.

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