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Table 3 Prevalence of cardiovascular risk factors in relation to hypercholesterolaemic status (in percentages)

From: Prevalence of self-reported hypercholesterolaemia and its relation to dietary habits, in Greek adults; a national nutrition & health survey

  Normal (n = 4043) Hypercholesterolaemic subjects (n = 960) P
Hypertension 11.1 % 34.7 % < 0.001
Diabetes Mellitus 4.2 % 13.3 % < 0.001
Obesity 11.8 % 19.6 % < 0.001
Smoking 43.2 % 34.3 % < 0.001
Physical inactivity 73.2 % 84.1 % < 0.001