Table 1

Crude risk and recurrence of LBP by height at baseline

 Risk among persons without LBP at baselineRecurrence among persons with LBP at baseline
TotalWith LBP at end of follow-up (%)TotalWith LBP at end of follow-up (%)
Women
Height (cm)
 <1601748335 (19.2)692414 (59.8)
 160–1643035600 (19.8)1201720 (60.0)
 165–1693220652 (20.2)1179683 (57.9)
 ≥1702056419 (20.4)811502 (61.9)
Men
Height (cm)
 <1752453343 (14.0)811389 (48.0)
 175–1792627354 (13.5)74383 (49.5)
 180–1842224302 (13.6)691326 (47.2)
 ≥1851421225 (15.8)386171 (44.3)
  • LBP, low back pain.