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Table 2 Distribution of the EQ-5D self-classified health states of the urban and rural population with hypertension in Shaanxi Province, China

From: Health-related quality of life and its influencing factors for patients with hypertension: evidence from the urban and rural areas of Shaanxi Province, China

  Urban hypertensive population (%) Rural hypertensive population (%) P value*
No problem Moderate problem Extreme problem No problem Moderate problem Extreme problem
Mobility 81.72 16.25 2.02 79.27 18.55 2.18 0.049
Self-care 88.57 8.79 2.64 87.50 9.92 2.58 0.331
Usual activities 84.94 11.47 3.59 81.40 14.03 4.57 0.002
Pain/discomfort 71.03 26.70 2.27 64.65 32.61 2.74 <0.001
Anxiety/depression 86.37 12.02 1.61 81.29 17.45 1.26 <0.001
  1. * Chi-square test was employed to test the difference in constituent ratio in each dimension of EQ-5D between the urban and rural groups. Missing data: the numbers of respondents with missing data are 0, 1, 0, 1, 3 in urban area and 2, 1, 1, 1, 1 in rural area for the variables of mobility, self-care, usual activities, pain/discomfort, anxiety/depression are respectively