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Table 1 Age-standardized proportions of the outcomes by the area-level deprivation by sex

From: Difference in the prevalence of hypertension and its risk factors depending on area-level deprivation in Japan

Variable Area-level deprivation
Quintile 1 (Least deprived areas) Quintile 2 Quintile 3 Quintile 4 Quintile 5 (Most deprived areas)
Men      
 Proportion of persons whose systolic BP ≥ 140 (mmHg) 18.3 18.9 19.4 20.2 21.4
 Proportion of persons whose diastolic BP ≥ 90 (mmHg) 15.9 16.7 16.7 16.9 17.4
 Proportion of persons whose BMI ≥ 25 (kg/m2) 33.6 34.7 35.1 36.7 37.6
 Proportion of persons whose BMI ≥ 30 (kg/m2) 5.6 5.9 5.9 6.4 6.7
 Proportion of smokers 32.5 33.1 33.8 35.2 36.5
 Proportion of drinkers 69.3 69.8 69.8 70.8 70.7
 Proportion of heavy alcohol drinkers 23.6 24.4 24.3 24.4 26.2
Women      
 Proportion of persons whose systolic BP ≥ 140 (mmHg) 14.1 14.4 14.6 14.8 15.9
 Proportion of persons whose diastolic BP ≥ 90 (mmHg) 7.2 7.7 7.4 7.4 7.7
 Proportion of persons whose BMI ≥ 25 (kg/m2) 19.2 20.2 20.5 21.7 23.1
 Proportion of persons whose BMI ≥ 30 (kg/m2) 3.8 4.1 4.2 4.5 5.0
 Proportion of smokers 8.7 9.9 9.7 10.4 13.0
 Proportion of drinkers 40.9 42.7 41.6 42.0 41.8
 Proportion of heavy alcohol drinker 24.3 24.7 25.2 25.9 27.8
  1. BMI body mass index, BP blood pressure