Table 4: Demographic details and prevalence of metabolic syndrome and other risks.

Disease prevalence in participant category
Obesity/overweightDiabetesHypertensionMS—NCEP criteriaMS—IDF criteria

GenderMale59.1%8.1%40.7%18.6%17.1%
/5327 /5326 /5327 /805 /805
Female61.8%5.3%30.0%21.9%25.7%
/8680 /8682 /8679 /1386 /1386

Age group20–40 Years55.5%1.9%19.6%9.8%13.1%
/7727 /7519 /726 /1124 /1124
41–60 Years70.5%10.2%46.1%31.4%34.7%
/4880 /4727 /4880 /815 /815
61–80 Years56.7%15.4%62%34.8%25.1%
/1716 /1664 /1726 /247 /247
80–100 Years48%12.2%64%40%40%
/100 /98 /100 /5 /5

Level of educationHigher Secondary59.9%5.1%27.2%13.3%15.8%
/4634238/4634 /4633 /880139/880
Secondary64.1%5.3%27.8%19.2%22.2%
/3098 /3079 /3078 /36080/360
Primary63.9%8.3%38.3%22.7%25.5%
/2092 /2092 /209290/396101/396
None57.6%7.5%44.0%32.1%31.4%
/4197 /4197 /4197 /555174/555

Work categoryLabour56.5%5.3%35.4%17.9%17%
/1797 /1997 /1797 /224 /224
Office69.3%7.8%34.7%16%21.5%
/2089 /2090 /2089 /362 /362
House69.3%6.3%34%23.9%25.1%
/2089 /7976 /7975 /1269 /1269
None50.2%5.8%32.6%15.8%17.5%
/2118 /2118 /2118 /336 /336

Physical activity>60 min/day62%5.2%29.6%22.3%24.2%
/5188 /5190 /5187 /355 /355
30–60 min/day62.8%8.2%37.6%23.6%25.0%
/3543 /3542 /3543 /653 /653
<30 min/day59.1%6.9%36.9%25.4%26.3%
/3053 /3053 /3053 /674 /674
None56.7%5.1%34.8%9.8%13.4%
/3053 /2215 /2215 /509 /509

Fruits and vegetable in dietEvery day61.0%7.4%32.2%23.2%23.5%
/4401 /4403 /4400 /293 /293
3–5 days/week61.3%5.8%34.0%20.3%23.6%
/7842 /7841 /7842 /1604 /1604
Once/week58.1%6.0%38.3%21.0%16.9%
/1630 /1630 /1630 /272 /272
None51.5%11.9%41.0%13.6%4.5%
/134 /134 /134 /22 /22