International Journal of Hypertension / 2016 / Article / Tab 1

Research Article

Hypertension Impact on Health-Related Quality of Life: A Cross-Sectional Survey among Middle-Aged Adults in Chongqing, China

Table 1

Characteristics of participants in Chongqing, China.

CharacteristicHypertensive ()Nonhypertensive () value

Gender (%) <0.0001
Educational level (%)0.499
Marital status (%)0.038
 Unmarried/divorced or separated/widowed12.07.2
 Married or cohabitation88.092.83
Job conditions (%)0.678
 Unemployed/retired at home52.754.5
Average monthly income (%)0.232
 <1600 Yuan52.757.8
 >1601 Yuan47.342.2
Smoking (%)0.0002
Alcohol drinking (%)<0.001
Regular physical activity (%)0.614
Have a regular daily life (%)0.525
Sleep quality (%)0.049
Perception of family relationships (%)0.597
Perception of relationships with colleague or friends (%)0.274
Current living conditions (%)0.868
Body mass index (mean, SD)24.792 ± 4.263823.112 ± 8.6582<0.001
Childhood breastfeeding history (%)0.011

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