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Table 3 Levels of BP, hypertension prevalence and hypertension awareness depending on education level

From: Prevalence of arterial hypertension in the Krasnoyarsk Krai (Siberia, Russia)

Education level Male Female Total
Levels of Systolic Blood Pressure (SBP) depending on education level (mmHg, median (Q25; Q75)
  SBP Q25; Q75 SBP Q25; Q75 SBP Q25; Q75
Higher education 133.0 122.5; 142.5 121.5 112.0; 135.5 125.5 115.5; 139.0
Secondary education 139.0 127.3; 150.0 133.0 120.8; 146.0 136.0 122.5; 148.0
Primary education 141.5 126.0; 155.5 133.3 121.0; 142.5 140.0 125.5; 149.5
Levels of Diastolic Blood Pressure (DBP) depending on education level (mmHg, median (Q25; Q75)
  DBP Q25; Q75 DBP Q25; Q75 DBP Q25; Q75
Higher education 82.5 76.0; 90.0 77.5 70.5; 86.5 80.0 72.0; 87.5
Secondary education 85.5 77.5; 92.5 83.0 76.0; 91.5 84.5 77.0; 92.0
Primary education 86.5 76.5; 94.5 83.5 77.0; 90.0 85.5 76.5; 91.0
Hypertension prevalence depending on education level (% ± 95% CI)
  % (n) 95% CI % (n) 95% CI % (n) 95% CI
Higher education 45.6 (n = 104) 6.47 32.4 (n = 156) 4.12 36.7 (n = 260) 3.53
Secondary education 62.7 (n = 208) 5.10 57.5 (n = 246) 4.70 59.7 (n = 454) 3.53
Primary education 63.8 (n = 30) 13.70 65.4 (n = 17) 18.23 64.4 (n = 47) 10.98
Hypertension awareness depending on education level (% ± 95% CI)
  % (n) 95% CI % (n) 95% CI % (n) 95% CI
Higher education 80.8 (n = 84) 5.10 83.4 (n = 120) 3.33 82.7 (n = 204) 2.74
Secondary education 75.5 (n = 157) 4.51 81.5 (n = 197) 3.72 79.5 (n = 354) 2.94
Primary education 80.0 (n = 24) 10.19 61.5 (n = 11) 18.62 76.7 (n = 35) 9.60