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Table 2 Main background characteristics of the study group, EPHT trial

From: Prevalence and risk factors of urinary incontinence among Estonian postmenopausal women

Variable Number %
Age group, yrs
52-56 165 12.1
57-61 451 33.1
62-66 543 39.8
67-69 204 15.0
Living place
Town 1017 74.6
Country 345 25.3
Missing 1  
Education
Higher 458 33.6
Secondary 761 55.9
Basic (8–9) 143 10.5
Missing 1  
Parity
0 129 9.8
1 322 24.5
2 648 49.4
3 or more 214 16.3
Missing 49  
Smoking
No 981 72.1
Yes 182 13.4
Previous 197 14.5
Missing 3  
BMI, kg/m 2
<25 484 30.1
25-29 562 41.9
> = 30 296 22.1
Missing 21  
Diabetes   
No 1069 96.9
Yes 34 3.1
Do not know/missing 260  
Hysterectomy   
No 1161 87.7
Yes 163 12.3
Do not know/missing 39  
HT use   
Yes 542 39.8
No 821 60.2
Physical activity   
Yes 360 26.4
No 890 65.3
Missing 113  
Sexual intercourse   
Yes 597 43.8
No 593 43.5
Missing 173  
  1. HT hormone therapy.