Journal of Obesity / 2011 / Article / Tab 3

Research Article

High Levels of Cardiovascular Risk Factors among Pakistanis in Norway Compared to Pakistanis in Pakistan

Table 3

Differences in clinical features among Pakistanis in Oslo and in Pakistan. Numbers are mean values with one SD in brackets. values for difference between Pakistanis and Norwegian-Pakistanis. Age adjusted values below.

MalesFemales
NorwayPakistan valueNorwayPakistan value

SysBP128.8 (14.2)123.7 (16.8)<.01120.9 (18.2)125.5 (17.1)<.01
129.3123.4121.3125.5
DiaBP78.0 (10.1)79.4 (11.4).0771.3 (11.0)80.8 (10.5)<.01
78.379.371.580.8
% Sys ≥ 1401820.591424<.01
19191424
% Dia ≥ 901328<.01531<.01
1328531
TotChol (mmol/L)5.4 (1.0)4.5 (1.0)<.015.1 (1.0)4.7 (1.0)<.01
5.54.55.14.7
HDL (mmol/L)1.1 (0.2)1.0 (0.5).381.2 (0.3)1.0 (0.4)<.01
1.11.01.21.0

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