Table 5

Sample distribution (%) by lifestyle habits, sociodemographic characteristics, coronary heart disease risk and diet quality

DIET QUALITY

Low

(MDS≤3)

Medium

(MDS 4-5)

High

(MDS≥6)

%

%

%


Smokers

11

36

16

No smokers

81

55

68

Past smokers

8

9

16

Socioeconomics

Medium-low

19

47

34

High

40

42

19

Cardiovascular risk*

46

39

22


* calculated on waist circumference values: men ≥ 94 cm; women ≥ 80 cm

Azzini et al. Nutrition Journal 2011 10:125   doi:10.1186/1475-2891-10-125

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