TableĀ 5

Comparison Framingham general CVD risk score and CVD events according to ethnicity and gender

Framingham general CVD risk score (%)CVD eventAUC (95% CI)p Value
ObservedPredicted
N (%)N (%)
Overall (N=967)21.1127 (13.1)204 (21.1)0. 63 (0.58 to 0.68)<0.001
Malay (N=225)18.526 (11.6)42 (18.5)0. 65 (0.53 to 0.77)0.014
Chinese (N=438)23.245 (10.3)102 (23.2)0. 60 (0.52 to 0.68)0.027
Indian (N=291)21.554 (18.6)63 (21.5)0. 65 (0.57 to 0.73)0.001
Male (N=327)30.062 (19.0)98 (30.0)0.63 (0.56 to 0.70)0.002
Female (N=640)18.565 (10.2)118 (18.5)0.58 (0.51 to 0.65)0.04
  • AUC, area under the receiver operating characteristic curve; CVD, cardiovascular disease.