Swedish Assyrian/Syrian Swedish Assyrian/Syrian
Variable Women Women Pr value Men Men Pr value
  N=101 (55.8) N= 80 (44.2)   N= N=83 (48.3)  
HbA1c  
>6% 46.0 53.2 0.398 40.9 47.1 0.429
Triglycerides  
≥1.7 mmol/L 70.0 41.2 0.002 58.3 37.8 0.018
Total cholesterol  
≥4.5 mmol/L 74.5 67.1 0.372 62.5 54.4 0.331
Hypertension  
>130 |>80  81.5   53.8 0.000   76.4 61.0
Table 4: Prevalence (%) of the outcome variables increased HbA1c, elevated triglycerides, elevated total cholesterol and hypertension (systolic/diastolic) in Assyrian/Syrian and Swedish patients with type 2 diabetes by ethnicity and sex and test of differences of distribution by sex (Pr-value).