Table 2—

Mean (or percentage) values of baseline variables, by diabetes history status and geographical area

VariableAsia
Australia & New Zealand
DiabetesNo diabetes
Diabetes
No diabetes
nMean95% CInMean95% CInMean95% CInMean95% CI
Age (years)2,69759.3(58.8–59.7)90,52452.1(52.0–52.2)2,17658.8(58.3–59.2)65,81751.2(51.1–51.3)
Females (%)2,69747.5(45.6–49.4)90,52448.7(48.4–49.0)2,17646.9(44.8–49.0)65,81752.1(51.7–52.5)
Current smoking (%)*2,68426.7(24.3–29.1)89,80332.7(32.4–33.1)2,16937.6(34.4–40.8)65,66835.3(34.8–35.8)
Systolic blood pressure (mmHg)*2,697134.9(134.2–135.7)90,524128.9(128.7–129.0)2,176142.7(141.9–143.5)65,817137.1(136.9–137.3)
Diastolic blood pressure (mmHg)*2,69777.8(77.3–78.2)90,52477.3(77.2–77.4)2,17676.9(76.4–77.4)65,81776.7(76.6–76.8)
BMI (kg/m2)*2,54323.9(23.7–24.0)88,85022.1(22.1–22.2)2,09428.4(28.3–28.6)64,57625.8(25.7–25.8)
Cholesterol (mmol/l)*1,6175.21(5.16–5.27)55,9704.85(4.83–4.86)2,0845.45(5.40–5.50)63,9975.50(5.48–5.51)
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    * Adjusted for age and sex.