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Table 1 Patient Demographics

From: Population health status of South Asian and African-Caribbean communities in the United Kingdom

  South Asian South Asian where EQ-5D score = 1 African-Caribbean African-Caribbean where EQ-5D score = 1
n 3442 2402 1912 1447
Age (mean [SD], years) 59.7 (10.4) 58.2 (9.7) 62.7 (12.0) 61.1 (11.6)
Female, n (%) 1752 (50.90%) 1103 (45.92) 1058 (55.33%) 766 (52.94)
Systolic blood pressure (Mean, SD, mm Hg) 139.51 (19.85) 139.39 (19.84) 144.32 (19.88) 144.01 (19.50)
Diastolic blood pressure (Mean, SD, mm Hg) 80.87 (10.91) 81.46 (10.83) 81.99 (10.79) 82.54 (10.61)
Ever smoked, n (%) 801 (23.27) 572 (23.81) 826 (43.20) 624 (43.12)
Consumes alcohol (occasionally or regularly), n (%) 552 (16.04) 456 (18.98) 1306 (68.31) 1015 (70.15)
BMI Median (IQR) 27.56 (24.89 to 31.13) 27.27 (24.78
to 30.52)
28.99 (25.89
to 33.05)
28.56 (25.57 to 32.36)
Index of Multiple Deprivation 2007 Median, IQR [9] 54.74(39.02
to 61.39)
54.85 (39.29 to 61.50) 57.93(46.25 to 61.34) 57.93 (46.25
to 61.34)
Born in the UK, n (%) 55 (1.60) 47 (1.96) 309 (16.16) 266 (18.38)
Interviewed in English, n (%) 1508 (43.81) 1129 (47.0) 1904 (99.58) 1443 (99.72)
Medical History, n (%)     
Angina 328 (9.53) 194 (8.08) 87 (4.55) 47 (3.25)
Arrhythmias 58 (1.69) 31 (1.29) 46 (2.41) 18 (1.24)
Arthritis 1345 (39.08) 717 (29.85) 813 (42.52) 516 (36.57)
Asthma 414 (12.03) 254 (10.57) 199 (10.41) 136 (9.40)
Cancer 64 (1.86) 39 (1.62) 86 (4.50) 51 (3.52)
COPD 35 (1.02) 18 (0.75) 29 (1.52) 17 (1.17)
Depression 277 (8.05) 64 (2.66) 89 (4.65) 30 (2.07)
Diabetes 1060 (30.80) 693 (28.85) 503 (26.31) 337 (23.29)
Heart Failure 46 (1.34) 16 (0.67) 29 (1.52) 12 (0.83)
Hypertension 1570 (45.61) 987 (41.09) 1106 (57.85) 776 (53.63)
Myocardial ischemia 299 (8.69) 188 (7.83) 64 (3.35) 35 (2.42)
Peripheral artery disease 18 (0.52) 6 (0.25) 26 (1.36) 11 (0.76)
Stroke/TIA 157 (4.56) 65 (2.71) 67 (3.50) 24 (1.66)
Number of medical conditions (Median, IQR) 1 (1 to 3) 1 (0 to 2) 2 (1 to 2) 1 (1 to 2)
Medication Use, n (%)     
ACE Inhibitors 818 (23.77) 524 (21.82) 465(24.32) 316 (21.84)
Diuretics 639 (18.56) 384 (15.99) 616 (32.22) 418 (28.89)
Beta-blockers 470 (13.65) 294 (12.24) 236 (12.4) 150 (10.37)
Calcium Antagonists 613 (17.81) 364 (15.15) 716 (37.45) 498 (34.42)
Aspirin 1054 (30.62) 691 (28.77) 563 (29.45) 380 (26.26)
Warfarin 35 (1.02) 19 (0.79) 34 (1.78) 15 (1.04)
Digoxin 13 (0.38) 4 (0.17) 13 (0.68) 3 (0.21)
Lipid regulating drugs 1483 (43.09) 969 (40.34) 731 (38.23) 520 (35.94)