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Table 2 Prevalence (%) of Multiple Cardiovascular Risk Factors in the Study Cohort Compared with Contemporary Studies in Jaipur

From: High cardiovascular risks in a North Indian Agarwal community: a case series

  N = 955 N = 421 N = 89
  Population based study in Jaipur (JHW-2)13 High risk population group, e.g., Bhatia (JHW-3)14 The present Agarwal family
Smoking/tobacco use 21.9 14.4 5.6
Truncal obesity 40.9 46.6 66.3
Hypertension 27.5 38.9 52.8
Hypercholesterolemia 35.7 (<1% on treatment) 31.1 (<1% on treatment) 18.0 on treatment
Diabetes 7.9 8.6 10.1
Metabolic syndrome 24.3 32.7 -
Coronary heart disease 7.6 - 14.6