Table 3

Impact of urbanisation on the prevalence, awareness and treatment of hypertension stratified by different regions in China after controlling education and income

VariablesPrevalenceAwarenessTreatment
AOR (95% CI)AOR (95% CI)AOR (95% CI)
Eastern0.93 (0.88 to 0.99)*1.17 (1.04 to 1.32)**1.26 (1.14 to 1.40)***
Northeastern0.97 (0.79 to 1.18)1.13 (0.79 to 1.63)1.00 (0.73 to 1.37)
Central1.05 (0.95 to 1.17)1.31 (1.05 to 1.63)*1.29 (1.08 to 1.55)**
Western1.11 (1.01 to 1.23)*1.28 (1.07 to 1.53)**1.34 (1.15 to 1.57)***
  • *p<0.05, **p<0.01, ***p<0.001.

  • AOR, adjusted OR.