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Table 5 Comparison of ASCVD risk scores between Shiraz University employees (n = 773, aged 40–70 years old) and the Shiraz Cohort Heart Study (n = 6452, 40–70 year-olds)

From: Ten-year atherosclerosis cardiovascular disease (ASCVD) risk score and its components among an Iranian population: a cohort-based cross-sectional study

  Shiraz cohort heart study
(n = 6452)
Shiraz university employees (n = 773) P value
Low (< 5%) 4033 (62.5) 582 (75.3)  < 0.001
Borderline (5–7.5%) 774 (12.0) 70 (9.1)
Intermediate (7.5–20%) 1426 (22.1) 102 (13.2)
High (≥ 20) 219 (3.4) 19 (2.5)
  1. Data are presented as number and percentage of participants (25, 26)