Table 1

Basic characteristics of the Northern Finland Birth Cohort 1966 study population

Characteristics
Total number of individuals5284
Number of men (%)2543 (48.1)
Age, years31.1±0.4
Body mass index, kg/m224.4±4.0
Glucose, mmol/L5.1±0.7
Low-density lipoprotein-cholesterol, mmol/L3.0±0.9
High-density lipoprotein-cholesterol, mmol/L1.6±0.4
Systolic blood pressure, mm Hg124.2±13.6
Diastolic blood pressure, mm Hg76.8±11.7
  • Values are mean±SD.