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Table 5 Respiratory conditions within risk factors/comorbidities groups (count & prevalence)

From: Practical utility of general practice data capture and spatial analysis for understanding COPD and asthma

  COPD Asthma ACO (COPD + asthma) Total (row n)
  n % n % n % n
All active patients 1130 3.4 3457 10.3 317 0.9 33,725
Risk factors
 Age   ****   ****   **** 33,724
  Under 55 113 0.5 2184 10.5 34 0.2 20,704
  55 to 69 327 4.9 595 9.0 83 1.2 6648
  70 to 84 510 10.4 537 11.0 147 3.0 4898
  85 and over 180 12.2 141 9.6 53 3.6 1474
 Sex   ****   ****    33,627
  Male 591 4.1 1380 9.6 138 1.0 14,375
  Female 539 2.8 2073 10.8 179 0.9 19,252
 Smokinga   ****     **** 25,688
  Daily/irregular 298 7.8 442 11.6 63 1.7 3807
  Ex-smoker 518 8.9 660 11.3 148 2.5 5839
  Never smoked 236 1.5 1775 11.1 85 0.5 16,042
 Indigenous Australian     **    15,304
  Yes 15 5.4 45 16.1 4 1.4 280
  No 565 3.8 1618 10.8 185 1.2 15,024
 Marital status   ****   ****   **** 9853
  Never married 97 2.8 423 12.1 29 0.8 3496
  Married/De facto 221 4.3 470 9.1 53 1.0 5167
  Divorced/Separated 41 7.8 67 12.7 12 2.3 526
  Widowed 66 9.9 92 13.9 23 3.5 664
Comorbid conditions
 Diabetes (type II)   ****   **   **** 33,725
  Yes 184 7.7 291 12.1 58 2.4 2399
  No 946 3.0 3166 10.1 259 0.8 31,326
 Heart failure   ****   ****   **** 33,725
  Yes 91 20.0 79 17.3 35 7.7 456
  No 1039 3.1 3378 10.2 282 0.8 33,269
 Stroke   ****     **** 33,725
  Yes 66 12.0 68 12.3 16 2.9 552
  No 1064 3.2 3389 10.2 301 0.9 33,173
 Peripheral vascular disease ****     ** 33,725
  Yes 37 23.9 12 7.7 6 3.9 155
  No 1093 3.3 3445 10.3 311 0.9 33,570
 Mental disorder   ****   ****   **** 33,725
  Yes 310 5.8 804 15.0 99 1.8 5362
  No 820 2.9 2653 9.4 218 0.8 28,363
 Dementia   ****     * 33,725
  Yes 26 10.1 22 8.6 7 2.7 257
  No 1104 3.3 3435 10.3 310 0.9 33,468
 Osteoarthritis/ osteoporosis ****   ****   **** 33,725
  Yes 550 9.7 776 13.6 189 3.3 5698
  No 580 2.1 2681 9.6 128 0.5 28,027
  1. Note: Pearson Chi-square test: * p < 0.05, ** p < 0.01, *** p < 0.001, **** p < 0.0001; Mental disorder: any active anxiety, depression or bipolar disorder; Row totals do not always add to the total number of active patients due to missing data; aMissing data on smoking within active COPD (n = 78, 6.9%); asthma (n = 580, 17%); ACO (n = 21, 6.6%)
  2. Stars (***) inside Table 5 indicate the levels of the Pearson Chi-square test p-values (p); *: p < 0.05; **: p < 0.01; ***: p < 0.001; ****: p < 0.0001