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Table 1 Descriptive characteristics of the study cohort at baseline

From: High-resolution mapping of traffic related air pollution with Google street view cars and incidence of cardiovascular events within neighborhoods in Oakland, CA

  Number Percent
Age
 18 to 39 23,883 57.0
 40 to 64 14,708 35.1
 65+ 3278 7.8
Sex
 Male 19,682 47.0
 Female 22,187 53.0
Race
 African American 14,515 38.4
 Caucasian 9068 24.0
 Hispanic 8376 22.2
 Asian 4634 12.3
 Other 1170 3.1
 Unknown 4106  
BMI a
 Normal (18.5–24.9) 13,474 32.8
 Underweight(< 18.5) 622 1.5
 Overweight(25–29.9) 13,214 32.2
 Obese(> = 30) 13,775 33.5
Smoking a
 Never 26,774 67.7
 Former 6148 15.5
 Current 6647 16.8
Co-morbidities
 Diabetes 2898 6.9
 COPD 4817 11.5
 Hypertension 8069 19.3
 Hyperlipidemia 6613 15.8
Medication
 Hypertensive medication 5639 13.5
 Statin medication 2554 6.1
Neighborhood SES
 Neighborhood Deprivation Index, Mean SD 0.99 0.89
 Census Household Annual Income in thousands, Median (IQR) 37.6 (27.1, 49.2)
Region of Oakland
 Downtown Oakland 12,608 30.1
 East Oakland 19,226 45.9
 West Oakland 10,035 24.0
  1. aIncludes only non-missing data