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Table 1 Patient demographic characteristic

From: Global budget payment system helps to reduce outpatient medical expenditure of hypertension in China

Characteristics Total FFS group GBPS group
Number of visits 102,492 50,726 51,766
Number of patients 21,925 11,306 10,619
Average visits per capital 4.67 4.48 4.87
Age 61.05 ± 13.09 60.76 ± 13.04 61.36 ± 13.14
Sex ratio (M:F) 10,313:11,612 5226:6080 5087:5532