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Table 1 Demographic characteristics of the hypertensive clients on ART, Kadoma City, 2016

From: Determinants of uncontrolled hypertension among clients on anti-retroviral therapy in Kadoma City, Zimbabwe, 2016

Variable   Uncontrolled hypertension p value
Yes n(%) No n(%)
Age in years
  ≤30 10 (6) 12 (7) 0.29
31–40 19 (13) 27 (18)  
41–50 61 (40) 71 (47)  
51–60 45 (30) 36 (24)  
61–70 15 (10) 4 (3)  
71–80 2 (1) 2 (1)  
Median age (Q1=; Q3=) 49 (Q1 = 43; Q3 = 54) 45 (Q1 = 43; Q3 = 52)  
Sex
  Female 94 (62) 110 (72) 0.051
Male 58 (38) 42 (28)  
Marital Status
  Married 81 (53) 80 (53) 0.98
Widowed 31 (20) 36 (24)  
Divorced 28 (18) 22 (14)  
Separated 9 (6) 8 (5)  
Single 4 (3) 5 (3)  
Cohabiting 0 1 (1)  
Education
  Primary 31 (20) 33 (22) 0.14
Secondary 106 (70) 115 (76)  
Tertiary 12 (8) 3 (2)  
None 3 (2) 1 (1)  
Employment
  Manual 80 (53) 87 (57) 0.84
Sedentary 67 (44) 56 (37)  
None 5 (3) 9 (6)