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Table 4 The use of antihypertensive medications and the rate of hypertension control depending on education level

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

Education level Male Female Total
The use of antihypertensive medications depending on education level (% ± 95% CI)
  % (n) 95% CI % (n) 95% CI % (n) 95% CI
Higher education 53.8 (n = 56) 9.60 62.2 (n = 97) 7.64 58.8 (n = 153) 6.08
Secondary education 48.1 (n = 100) 6.86 71.5 (n = 176) 5.68 60.8 (n = 276) 4.51
Primary education 43.3 (n = 13) 17.84 64.7 (n = 11) 22.74 51.1 (n = 24) 14.31
Percentage of hypertensives achieved target BP among receiving antihypertensive treatment depending on education level (% ± 95% CI)
  % (n) 95% CI % (n) 95% CI % (n) 95% CI
Higher education 35.7 (n = 20) 12.54 44.3 (n = 43) 9.80 41.2 (n = 63) 7.84
Secondary education 23.0 (n = 23) 8.23 28.4 (n = 50) 6.66 26.4 (n = 73) 5.29
Primary education 23.1 (n = 3) 22.93 36.4 (n = 4) 28.42 29.2 (n = 7) 18.23
The rate of hypertension control among all hypertensives depending on education level (% ± 95% CI)
  % (n) 95% CI % (n) 95% CI % (n) 95% CI
Higher education 19.2% (n = 20) 7.64 27.6% (n = 43) 7.06 24.2% (n = 63) 5.10
Secondary education 11.1% (n = 23) 4.31 20.3% (n = 50) 5.10 16.1% (n = 73) 3.33
Primary education 10.0% (n = 3) 10.78 23.5% (n = 4) 20.19 14.9% (n = 7) 10.19