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Table 2 Age distribution of Pre-hypertension and hypertension among respondents

From: Nutritional status and Cardiometabolic health among adolescents; findings from southwestern Nigeria

Age Systolic (%) Diastolic (%) Combined EBP
N pHT HT ESBP   pHT HT EDBP
10 10 10.0 0.0 10.0   10.0 0.0 10.0 10.0
11 18 16.7 5.6 22.2   5.6 16.7 22.2 27.8
12 19 15.8 5.3 21.1   10.5 0.0 10.5 26.3
13 41 2.4 22.0 24.4   17.1 14.6 31.7 41.5
14 83 10.8 20.5 31.3   9.6 9.6 19.3 37.3
15 51 5.9 17.6 23.5   5.9 11.8 17.6 29.4
16 39 5.1 10.3 15.4   5.1 10.3 15.4 20.5
17 34 8.8 8.8 17.6   8.8 0.0 8.8 26.5
18 14 50.0 7.1 57.1   42.9 0.0 42.9 64.3
19 4 50.0 0.0 50.0   75.0 0.0 75.0 75.0
Total 313 10.9 14.4 25.2   11.5 8.6 20.1 32.9
  1. pHT pre-hypertension, HT hypertension, EBP elevated blood pressure; combined EBP – number of respondents with systolic and/or diastolic EBP