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Table 1 CKD.QLD Registry patient characteristics at time of consent

From: Body mass index in an Australian population with chronic kidney disease

Characteristics Total number
(n = 3382)
Age ≥ 70 years 1515 (44.8%)
Male gender 1783 (52.7%)
Indigenous ethnicity 120 (4%)
Index of relative socio-economic disadvantage
 Lowest 791 (23%)
 Highest 472 (14%)
Body mass index (BMI)
 Normal BMI 670 (19.8%)
 Overweight BMI 1001 (29.6%)
 Obese BMI 840 (24.8%)
 Grossly obese BMI 475 (14.0%)
 Morbidly obese BMI 393 (11.7%)
Stage of chronic kidney disease
 Stage 1 241 (7.1%)
 Stage 2 402 (11.9%)
 Stage 3A 610 (18.0%)
 Stage 3B 1076 (31.8%)
 Stage 4 826 (24.4%)
 Stage 5 223 (6.7%)
Aetiology of chronic kidney disease
 Renovascular 1027 (31.2%)
 Diabetic nephropathy 801 (24.3%)
 Other diagnoses 656 (19.9%)
 Glomerulonephritis 435 (13.2%)
 Genetic renal disease 200 (6.1%)
 Uncertain diagnoses 176 (5.3%)
Co-morbidities
 Hypertension 2728 (80.7%)
 Dyslipidemia 1741 (53.0%)
 Diabetes mellitus 1538 (45.5%)
 Coronary artery disease 846 (25.0%)
 Other cardiovascular disease 1350 (39.9%)
 Gout 638 (19.4%)
 Obstructive sleep apnoea 392 (11.9%)
 Chronic lung disease 763 (22.6%)
 Depression 440 (13.4%)