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Annex for National Health Survey 2010

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TABLE I : Diabetes Mellitus : Age-specific rates by gender and ethnic group
percent
Age (years)
18 - 29

30 - 39

40 - 49

50 - 59

60 - 69

18 - 69

92.2

85.8

75.0

58.8

64.4

76.0

Impaired Glucose Tolerance

7.1

9.5

13.7

20.9

16.8

13.4

Diabetes Mellitus

0.8

4.7

11.4

20.3

18.8

10.6

92.2

83.6

65.3

48.2

39.1

70.4

Impaired Glucose Tolerance

7.8

8.9

20.3

16.5

13.2

13.3

Diabetes Mellitus

0.0

7.5

14.4

35.4

47.8

16.2

96.2

75.7

56.6

32.5

19.9

65.2

Impaired Glucose Tolerance

3.8

13.2

17.7

24.7

22.8

14.6

Diabetes Mellitus

0.0

11.0

25.7

42.8

57.3

20.2

92.6

84.1

71.8

55.6

59.0

74.2

Impaired Glucose Tolerance

6.8

10.0

15.0

20.7

16.9

13.5

Diabetes Mellitus

0.6

5.9

13.3

23.7

24.1

12.3

93.1

86.0

77.4

67.7

40.5

76.1

Impaired Glucose Tolerance

5.4

12.2

13.1

21.2

29.4

14.9

Diabetes Mellitus

1.5

1.9

9.5

11.0

30.1

8.9

94.0

69.2

63.8

49.5

31.1

67.4

Impaired Glucose Tolerance

5.2

21.7

17.7

19.7

21.2

15.8

Diabetes Mellitus

0.8

9.1

18.5

30.8

47.6

16.9

89.5

78.0

66.1

46.1

29.2

69.5

Impaired Glucose Tolerance

9.7

18.6

20.7

19.1

14.7

16.5

Diabetes Mellitus

0.8

3.4

13.2

34.8

56.0

14.0

92.8

83.3

74.7

64.1

38.9

74.5

5.9

13.9

14.3

20.9

27.7

15.2

Males
Chinese
Normal

Malay
Normal

Indian
Normal

All Ethnic Groups


Normal

Females
Chinese
Normal

Malay
Normal

Indian
Normal

All Ethnic Groups


Normal
Impaired Glucose Tolerance

1.3

2.8

11.0

15.0

33.4

10.4

92.6

85.9

76.3

63.3

51.6

76.1

Impaired Glucose Tolerance

6.2

10.9

13.4

21.1

23.6

14.2

Diabetes Mellitus

1.2

3.2

10.4

15.6

24.8

9.7

93.1

76.0

64.6

48.9

34.9

68.9

Impaired Glucose Tolerance

6.5

15.7

18.9

18.1

17.4

14.6

Diabetes Mellitus

0.4

8.4

16.5

33.0

47.7

16.6

92.7

76.8

60.9

39.2

24.8

67.3

Impaired Glucose Tolerance

6.9

15.7

19.1

21.9

18.6

15.5

Diabetes Mellitus

0.4

7.6

20.0

38.9

56.6

17.2

92.7

83.7

73.3

59.9

48.3

74.3

Impaired Glucose Tolerance

6.3

12.0

14.6

20.8

22.6

14.4

Diabetes Mellitus

1.0

4.3

12.1

19.3

29.1

11.3

Diabetes Mellitus

Total
Chinese
Normal

Malay
Normal

Indian
Normal

All Ethnic Groups


Normal

TABLE II : Hypertension : Age-specific rates by gender and ethnic group


percent
Age (years)
30 - 39

40 - 49

50 - 59

60 - 69

30 - 69

Normal

88.4

78.7

67.1

45.0

72.8

Hypertension

11.6

21.3

32.9

55.0

27.2

Normal

89.9

75.6

65.3

53.9

74.0

Hypertension

10.1

24.4

34.7

46.1

26.0

Normal

92.2

77.3

67.3

51.0

78.8

7.8

22.7

32.7

49.0

21.2

Normal

89.1

78.1

66.9

46.2

73.6

Hypertension

10.9

21.9

33.1

53.8

26.4

Normal

95.4

90.6

70.8

49.8

80.3

Males
Chinese

Malay

Indian

Hypertension
All Ethnic Groups

Females
Chinese

4.6

9.4

29.2

50.2

19.7

94.2

76.4

59.2

24.7

70.2

5.8

23.6

40.8

75.3

29.8

97.4

88.8

68.7

44.6

82.8

2.6

11.2

31.3

55.4

17.2

95.5

88.5

69.2

47.0

79.3

Hypertension

4.5

11.5

30.8

53.0

20.7

Normal

92

85

69

47

77

15

31

53

23

92

76

62

38

72

24

38

62

28

95

82

68

48

81

18

32

52

19

92

83

68

47

77

17

32

53

24

Hypertension
Malay
Normal
Hypertension
Indian
Normal
Hypertension
All Ethnic Groups
Normal

Total
Chinese

Hypertension
Malay
Normal
Hypertension
Indian
Normal
Hypertension
All Ethnic Groups
Normal
Hypertension

TABLE III : Total Cholesterol : Age-specific rates by gender and ethnic group
percent
Age (years)
18 - 29

30 - 39

40 - 49

50 - 59

60 - 69

18 - 69

Desirable

63.7

41.2

42.1

39.0

42.0

46.0

Borderline-high

23.3

38.3

41.3

43.4

35.0

36.4

High

13.0

20.5

16.6

17.6

23.0

17.6

Desirable

67.2

25.8

34.5

34.9

44.6

43.6

Borderline-high

21.0

39.7

37.0

36.4

25.9

31.7

High

11.8

34.5

28.5

28.8

29.5

24.7

Desirable

67.5

42.8

46.1

49.7

69.3

52.1

Borderline-high

28.3

42.0

34.5

21.0

18.6

32.2

Males
Chinese

Malay

Indian

4.3

15.2

19.4

29.2

12.1

15.7

Desirable

64.6

39.8

41.5

39.3

43.9

46.3

Borderline-high

23.4

39.0

40.0

40.9

33.2

35.4

High

12.0

21.2

18.5

19.8

22.9

18.3

Desirable

70.6

59.9

49.2

28.2

35.5

50.2

Borderline-high

24.3

28.4

35.2

40.0

42.0

33.2

5.0

11.7

15.6

31.8

22.4

16.7

Desirable

62.6

49.4

36.1

33.0

38.7

45.7

Borderline-high

30.8

39.9

34.2

36.0

23.0

33.7

6.5

10.8

29.7

31.0

38.3

20.6

Desirable

80.2

67.8

43.5

41.0

60.6

61.0

Borderline-high

18.1

28.9

41.3

39.3

22.2

29.8

1.7

3.3

15.2

19.7

17.1

9.2

Desirable

70.4

59.6

46.9

29.7

37.4

50.5

Borderline-high

24.7

29.7

35.6

39.5

38.9

32.9

4.9

10.7

17.5

30.9

23.7

16.5

Desirable

67.2

51.0

45.7

33.6

38.7

48.1

Borderline-high

23.8

33.1

38.2

41.7

38.6

34.7

9.0

15.9

16.1

24.7

22.7

17.1

Desirable

65.0

38.0

35.3

33.9

41.4

44.6

Borderline-high

25.8

39.8

35.6

36.2

24.4

32.7

9.2

22.2

29.1

29.9

34.2

22.6

Desirable

74.1

54.1

44.9

45.5

64.9

56.3

Borderline-high

23.0

36.1

37.6

29.9

20.4

31.1

2.9

9.8

17.5

24.6

14.6

12.6

Desirable

67.5

50.0

44.2

34.5

40.6

48.4

Borderline-high

24.1

34.2

37.8

40.2

36.1

34.1

8.4

15.8

18.0

25.3

23.3

17.4

High
All Ethnic Groups

Females
Chinese

High
Malay

High
Indian

High
All Ethnic Groups

High

Total
Chinese

High
Malay

High
Indian

High
All Ethnic Groups

High

TABLE IV : HDL-Cholesterol : Age-specific rates by gender and ethnic group


percent
Age (years)
18 - 29

30 - 39

40 - 49

50 - 59

60 - 69

18 - 69

Desirable

87.1

89.9

89.5

93.8

93.4

90.4

Low

12.9

10.1

10.5

6.2

6.6

9.6

Desirable

88.2

82.2

84.3

73.6

81.1

82.7

Low

11.8

17.8

15.7

26.4

18.9

17.3

Desirable

78.7

58.5

69.3

67.6

80.2

68.6

Low

21.3

41.5

30.7

32.4

19.8

31.4

Desirable

86.5

84.7

86.7

89.4

91.5

87.3

Low

13.5

15.3

13.3

10.6

8.5

12.7

Desirable

98.4

100.0

100.0

95.9

94.9

98.2

1.6

0.0

0.0

4.1

5.1

1.8

91.2

86.1

98.0

95.7

93.7

93.0

8.8

13.9

2.0

4.3

6.3

7.0

90.9

75.1

89.2

86.5

95.5

85.9

9.1

24.9

10.8

13.5

4.5

14.1

96.5

95.8

98.8

95.3

94.8

96.4

3.5

4.2

1.2

4.7

5.2

3.6

92.8

95.2

94.8

94.8

94.2

94.4

7.2

4.8

5.2

5.2

5.8

5.6

Desirable

89.7

84.2

91.3

84.8

87.9

88.0

Low

10.3

15.8

8.7

15.2

12.1

12.0

Desirable

85.1

66.0

78.1

76.7

87.9

76.8

Low

14.9

34.0

21.9

23.3

12.1

23.2

Males
Chinese

Malay

Indian

All Ethnic Groups

Females
Chinese

Low
Malay
Desirable
Low
Indian
Desirable
Low
All Ethnic Groups
Desirable
Low

Total
Chinese
Desirable
Low
Malay

Indian

All Ethnic Groups


Desirable
Low

91.5

90.4

92.8

92.3

93.2

91.9

8.5

9.6

7.2

7.7

6.8

8.1

TABLE V : LDL-Cholesterol : Age-specific rates by gender and ethnic group


percent
Age (years)
18 - 29

30 - 39

40 - 49

50 - 59

60 - 69

18 - 69

Desirable

64.8

41.2

52.4

43.0

49.3

50.4

Borderline-high

23.4

43.6

32.4

41.5

25.6

33.9

High

11.8

15.3

15.2

15.5

25.0

15.7

Desirable

59.2

28.3

37.6

36.8

44.4

42.8

Borderline-high

29.4

28.9

35.5

34.5

26.0

31.5

High

11.4

42.8

26.9

28.7

29.5

25.7

Desirable

69.9

45.2

41.1

46.8

71.3

51.8

Borderline-high

22.4

31.9

37.2

24.8

15.1

28.8

7.8

22.9

21.6

28.4

13.7

19.4

Desirable

64.4

40.4

49.2

42.5

50.3

49.5

Borderline-high

24.3

40.4

33.3

39.4

25.0

33.1

High

11.3

19.3

17.5

18.1

24.7

17.4

Desirable

82.1

73.3

57.7

34.9

44.6

60.1

Borderline-high

13.7

19.3

29.7

39.6

41.1

27.4

4.2

7.4

12.6

25.5

14.3

12.5

Desirable

72.2

58.7

41.4

38.3

50.8

53.6

Borderline-high

23.4

32.6

32.5

29.6

17.5

28.1

4.4

8.7

26.1

32.1

31.7

18.4

Desirable

82.7

64.3

48.4

48.0

63.3

63.1

Borderline-high

14.4

30.1

33.9

33.0

23.3

26.6

3.0

5.6

17.8

19.0

13.4

10.3

80.6

70.7

54.7

36.2

46.4

59.6

Males
Chinese

Malay

Indian

High
All Ethnic Groups

Females
Chinese

High
Malay

High
Indian

High
All Ethnic Groups
Desirable

15.3

21.9

30.4

37.9

37.6

27.4

4.1

7.3

14.8

25.9

16.0

13.1

Desirable

73.5

58.0

55.1

38.9

46.9

55.3

Borderline-high

18.6

30.9

31.0

40.5

33.5

30.6

8.0

11.1

13.9

20.5

19.6

14.1

Desirable

65.5

44.1

39.5

37.6

47.8

48.2

Borderline-high

26.5

30.8

34.0

32.0

21.5

29.8

8.0

25.1

26.5

30.4

30.7

22.0

Desirable

76.5

53.8

44.3

47.4

67.3

57.2

Borderline-high

18.2

31.1

35.7

28.8

19.2

27.8

5.3

15.1

19.9

23.9

13.5

15.1

Desirable

72.5

56.0

52.0

39.4

48.3

54.6

Borderline-high

19.8

30.9

31.9

38.7

31.5

30.2

7.7

13.1

16.1

22.0

20.3

15.2

Borderline-high
High

Total
Chinese

High
Malay

High
Indian

High
All Ethnic Groups

High

TABLE VI : Weight Status : Age-specific rates by gender and ethnic group

Age (years)
18 - 29

30 - 39

40 - 49

50 - 59

60 - 69

5.0

5.5

4.7

2.6

7.3

Normal

56.5

43.1

41.2

55.7

58.8

Pre-obese

22.8

35.7

46.2

33.5

30.8

Obese

15.7

15.7

7.9

8.2

3.1

7.8

5.0

3.1

1.7

3.0

Normal

45.7

43.2

39.3

34.6

42.1

Pre-obese

26.8

30.2

38.9

46.4

31.7

Obese

19.6

21.6

18.8

17.4

23.2

Males
Chinese
Underweight

Malay
Underweight

Indian
2.2

2.4

1.2

0.7

0.0

Normal

69.3

46.6

39.0

45.1

28.8

Pre-obese

23.4

36.7

43.3

38.4

55.6

5.1

14.3

16.6

15.8

15.5

Underweight

Obese

All Ethnic Groups


5.2

5.0

4.1

2.4

6.5

Normal

55.9

43.6

40.7

52.4

55.4

Pre-obese

23.5

35.2

44.9

35.4

32.5

Obese

15.4

16.1

10.3

9.8

5.7

Underweight

19.9

12.4

7.5

2.6

0.0

Normal

69.5

63.3

66.0

58.6

58.8

Pre-obese

8.9

19.9

20.1

29.9

37.6

Obese

1.6

4.4

6.5

8.8

3.6

Underweight

12.4

4.0

0.9

1.1

1.1

Normal

53.0

37.9

31.3

22.4

23.0

Pre-obese

15.8

30.5

40.0

40.7

30.9

Obese

18.8

27.6

27.8

35.8

45.0

6.8

1.0

3.7

0.0

2.8

Normal

48.4

37.8

35.7

32.3

29.2

Pre-obese

29.9

40.3

33.7

43.0

47.9

Obese

14.9

20.9

26.9

24.7

20.1

Underweight

17.4

10.3

6.2

2.2

0.3

Normal

64.6

57.8

58.8

52.4

53.4

Pre-obese

12.2

23.2

23.9

32.1

37.6

5.8

8.7

11.1

13.2

8.7

Underweight

Females
Chinese

Malay

Indian
Underweight

All Ethnic Groups

Obese

Total
Chinese
Underweight

12.5

9.2

6.1

2.6

3.6

Normal

63.0

53.7

53.8

57.2

58.8

Pre-obese

15.8

27.4

32.9

31.7

34.3

8.7

9.7

7.2

8.5

3.4

Obese
Malay
Underweight

10.1

4.5

2.0

1.4

2.0

Normal

49.3

40.5

35.3

28.4

32.0

Pre-obese

21.4

30.3

39.4

43.5

31.3

Obese

19.2

24.7

23.3

26.7

34.8

4.6

1.8

2.3

0.4

1.4

Normal

58.4

42.6

37.5

39.0

29.0

Pre-obese

26.8

38.3

39.1

40.6

51.7

Obese

10.2

17.3

21.1

20.1

17.8

Indian
Underweight

All Ethnic Groups


Underweight

11.3

7.7

5.2

2.3

3.3

Normal

60.3

50.9

49.8

52.4

54.4

Pre-obese

17.8

29.0

34.4

33.8

35.1

Obese

10.6

12.3

10.7

11.5

7.2

TABLE VII : BMI Risk Category : Age-specific rates by gender and ethnic group

Age (years)
18 - 29

30 - 39

40 - 49

50 - 59

60 - 69

Males
Chinese
5.0

5.5

4.7

2.6

7.3

Low Risk

49.6

29.3

27.6

31.7

42.2

Moderate Risk

24.5

36.2

42.9

44.3

36.2

High Risk

20.9

29.0

24.8

21.4

14.3

Underweight

Malay
7.8

5.0

3.1

1.7

3.0

Low Risk

29.3

19.0

20.2

18.3

21.0

Moderate Risk

30.0

41.3

44.5

42.9

43.4

High Risk

32.9

34.7

32.2

37.1

32.6

2.2

2.4

1.2

0.7

0.0

Low Risk

47.4

20.4

18.8

21.9

18.7

Moderate Risk

33.2

50.9

46.3

48.0

34.9

High Risk

17.2

26.4

33.7

29.4

46.4

5.2

5.0

4.1

2.4

6.5

Low Risk

45.9

27.0

25.7

29.4

38.8

Moderate Risk

26.2

38.8

43.4

44.4

36.8

High Risk

22.6

29.2

26.8

23.8

18.0

Underweight

19.9

12.4

7.5

2.6

0.0

Low Risk

59.5

54.7

47.3

45.7

32.3

Moderate Risk

13.9

20.2

27.3

27.6

46.2

6.7

12.6

18.0

24.1

21.5

12.4

4.0

0.9

1.1

1.0

Underweight

Indian
Underweight

All Ethnic Groups


Underweight

Females
Chinese

High Risk
Malay
Underweight

Low Risk

37.3

19.8

18.2

15.1

7.3

Moderate Risk

25.4

33.7

36.9

25.4

34.4

High Risk

24.9

42.5

44.0

58.4

57.2

Indian
6.8

1.0

3.7

0.0

2.8

Low Risk

33.9

21.7

18.2

18.5

11.6

Moderate Risk

35.1

41.1

34.1

32.5

30.5

High Risk

24.2

36.1

44.0

49.0

55.0

Underweight

17.4

10.3

6.2

2.2

0.3

Low Risk

53.2

47.4

40.9

40.1

28.5

Moderate Risk

18.0

23.9

29.2

27.6

44.1

High Risk

11.5

18.4

23.7

30.0

27.1

Underweight

12.5

9.2

6.1

2.6

3.6

Low Risk

54.6

42.7

37.6

38.7

37.1

Moderate Risk

19.2

27.8

34.9

35.9

41.3

High Risk

13.8

20.4

21.3

22.7

18.0

Underweight

10.1

4.5

2.0

1.4

2.0

Low Risk

33.2

19.4

19.2

16.7

13.7

Moderate Risk

27.7

37.4

40.7

34.0

38.6

High Risk

28.9

38.8

38.2

47.9

45.7

4.6

1.8

2.3

0.4

1.4

Low Risk

40.3

21.0

18.5

20.3

15.1

Moderate Risk

34.2

46.5

40.9

40.6

32.7

High Risk

20.9

30.8

38.2

38.8

50.8

Underweight

11.3

7.7

5.2

2.3

3.3

Low Risk

49.6

37.5

33.3

34.7

33.5

Moderate Risk

22.1

31.1

36.3

36.0

40.5

High Risk

17.0

23.6

25.2

26.9

22.6

Underweight

All Ethnic Groups

Total
Chinese

Malay

Indian
Underweight

All Ethnic Groups

TABLE VIII : Abdominal Fatness : Age-specific rates by gender and ethnic group
percent
Age (years)
18 - 29
Males

30 - 39

40 - 49

50 - 59

60 - 69

18 - 69

Chinese
97.4

97.2

94.8

92.1

90.6

94.8

2.6

2.8

5.2

7.9

9.4

5.2

97.9

93.9

97.4

93.3

93.1

95.8

2.1

6.1

2.6

6.7

6.9

4.2

98.6

95.1

86.8

78.6

77.5

90.0

1.4

4.9

13.2

21.4

22.5

10.0

97.6

96.5

94.3

91.2

90.0

94.4

2.4

3.5

5.7

8.8

10.0

5.6

94.3

85.8

80.3

55.5

41.9

74.7

5.7

14.2

19.7

44.5

58.1

25.3

No Abdominal Fatness

87.4

74.8

69.3

44.4

23.1

66.8

Abdominal Fatness

12.6

25.2

30.7

55.6

76.9

33.2

No Abdominal Fatness

78.3

53.7

56.2

37.9

22.8

55.9

Abdominal Fatness

21.7

46.3

43.8

62.1

77.2

44.1

91.6

81.2

76.8

52.9

38.9

72.0

8.4

18.8

23.2

47.1

61.1

28.0

95.9

91.2

87.4

73.8

65.8

84.5

4.1

8.8

12.6

26.2

34.2

15.5

92.7

84.0

83.2

68.5

55.9

81.1

7.3

16.0

16.8

31.5

44.1

18.9

No Abdominal Fatness

88.0

76.5

73.3

59.2

49.6

73.9

Abdominal Fatness

12.0

23.5

26.7

40.8

50.4

26.1

94.6

88.6

85.5

72.1

63.8

83.1

5.4

11.4

14.5

27.9

36.2

16.9

No Abdominal Fatness
Abdominal Fatness
Malay
No Abdominal Fatness
Abdominal Fatness
Indian
No Abdominal Fatness
Abdominal Fatness
All Ethnic Groups
No Abdominal Fatness
Abdominal Fatness

Females
Chinese
No Abdominal Fatness
Abdominal Fatness
Malay

Indian

All Ethnic Groups


No Abdominal Fatness
Abdominal Fatness

Total
Chinese
No Abdominal Fatness
Abdominal Fatness
Malay
No Abdominal Fatness
Abdominal Fatness
Indian

All Ethnic Groups


No Abdominal Fatness
Abdominal Fatness

TABLE IX : Cigarette Smoking : Age-specific rates by gender and ethnic group


percent
Age (years)
18 - 29

30 - 39

40 - 49

50 - 59

60 - 69

18 - 69

72.8

57.9

62.7

59.3

53.4

62.0

Ex-smoker

4.2

10.8

9.8

20.6

25.8

13.1

Occasional Smoker

1.9

2.2

6.5

1.5

0.0

2.7

Daily Smoker

21.2

29.1

21.0

18.5

20.8

22.2

Non-smoker

38.5

28.7

33.8

35.0

33.4

34.5

Ex-smoker

6.1

10.0

14.9

23.9

24.1

13.8

Occasional Smoker

6.8

9.0

4.6

3.3

10.5

6.3

Daily Smoker

48.7

52.3

46.7

37.8

32.1

45.5

Non-smoker

73.9

70.0

63.4

63.8

58.7

67.5

Ex-smoker

6.3

13.5

16.5

10.8

16.2

12.4

Occasional Smoker

4.6

3.9

1.3

1.7

0.0

2.8

15.1

12.5

18.8

23.8

25.1

17.3

67.1

56.5

58.9

56.8

51.9

59.0

Ex-smoker

4.7

11.1

11.2

20.3

25.0

13.1

Occasional Smoker

3.0

3.2

5.7

1.7

1.0

3.2

Daily Smoker

25.3

29.3

24.2

21.2

22.1

24.7

Non-smoker

91.2

90.2

91.5

97.5

97.5

93.1

Ex-smoker

2.8

4.6

3.1

0.7

1.1

2.6

Occasional Smoker

0.6

1.1

0.0

0.5

0.0

0.5

Daily Smoker

5.4

4.1

5.5

1.4

1.4

3.8

Non-smoker

73.0

85.5

94.7

95.1

99.0

87.1

6.5

3.4

0.5

0.5

0.0

2.7

Males
Chinese
Non-smoker

Malay

Indian

Daily Smoker
All Ethnic Groups
Non-smoker

Females
Chinese

Malay

Ex-smoker

4.9

1.5

0.6

0.7

0.0

2.0

Daily Smoker

15.6

9.5

4.2

3.6

1.0

8.1

Non-smoker

88.0

97.0

98.4

100.0

100.0

95.6

Ex-smoker

1.1

0.8

0.5

0.0

0.0

0.6

Occasional Smoker

3.5

1.3

1.1

0.0

0.0

1.5

Daily Smoker

7.4

0.9

0.0

0.0

0.0

2.3

Occasional Smoker

Indian

All Ethnic Groups

87.9

90.4

92.5

97.4

97.8

92.6

Ex-smoker

3.2

4.0

2.5

0.6

0.9

2.5

Occasional Smoker

1.6

1.2

0.2

0.5

0.0

0.8

Daily Smoker

7.3

4.3

4.8

1.5

1.2

4.2

Non-smoker

82.0

74.9

77.2

78.4

76.0

77.9

3.5

7.5

6.4

10.6

13.1

7.7

Non-smoker

Total
Chinese

Ex-smoker

1.2

1.6

3.2

1.0

0.0

1.6

Daily Smoker

13.3

16.0

13.1

9.9

10.9

12.8

Non-smoker

55.5

58.1

64.6

65.5

68.3

61.2

6.3

6.6

7.6

12.1

11.3

8.2

Occasional Smoker

Malay

Ex-smoker

5.9

5.1

2.6

2.0

4.9

4.1

Daily Smoker

32.4

30.1

25.2

20.5

15.6

26.5

Non-smoker

81.3

82.2

78.9

81.2

79.8

80.8

Ex-smoker

3.6

7.8

9.4

5.6

7.9

6.8

Occasional Smoker

4.0

2.8

1.2

0.9

0.0

2.2

11.1

7.3

10.5

12.4

12.3

10.1

77.5

74.0

75.7

77.1

75.5

76.0

Ex-smoker

4.0

7.5

6.9

10.5

12.6

7.7

Occasional Smoker

2.3

2.2

2.9

1.1

0.5

2.0

16.3

16.4

14.5

11.4

11.4

14.3

Occasional Smoker

Indian

Daily Smoker
All Ethnic Groups
Non-smoker

Daily Smoker

TABLE X : Alcohol Consumption : Age-specific rates by gender and ethnic group


percent
Age (years)
18 - 29

30 - 39

40 - 49

50 - 59

60 - 69

18 - 69

Non-drinker

19.9

31.1

35.5

41.8

51.9

34.5

Occasional Drinker

71.7

46.1

42.0

41.6

31.0

48.0

Frequent Drinker

6.4

18.4

17.8

12.1

11.5

13.4

Regular Drinker

2.0

4.5

4.7

4.6

5.6

4.1

Non-drinker

70.3

79.9

89.4

95.9

97.4

83.7

Occasional Drinker

27.3

16.6

7.7

2.1

2.6

13.8

Frequent Drinker

1.1

3.5

1.4

1.2

0.0

1.5

Regular Drinker

1.3

0.0

1.6

0.8

0.0

0.9

Males
Chinese

Malay

Indian
Non-drinker

52.5

47.6

50.2

35.0

72.5

49.1

Occasional Drinker

39.0

40.7

30.1

25.3

16.6

33.6

Frequent Drinker

7.7

9.6

15.4

25.1

3.5

12.6

Regular Drinker

0.8

2.1

4.2

14.6

7.3

4.7

Non-drinker

31.5

38.6

44.3

47.7

57.3

42.3

Occasional Drinker

61.1

42.2

36.2

35.7

27.6

42.2

Frequent Drinker

5.6

15.5

15.3

11.8

9.9

11.8

Regular Drinker

1.8

3.7

4.2

4.9

5.2

3.8

Non-drinker

37.0

48.0

65.7

75.5

80.8

59.5

Occasional Drinker

54.7

43.5

28.6

22.8

17.0

35.0

Frequent Drinker

8.3

5.4

3.9

0.4

0.0

4.0

Regular Drinker

0.0

3.0

1.8

1.2

2.3

1.6

Non-drinker

80.8

93.2

98.2

100.0

100.0

92.7

Occasional Drinker

16.1

4.6

0.9

0.0

0.0

5.8

Frequent Drinker

2.1

2.2

0.9

0.0

0.0

1.2

Regular Drinker

0.9

0.0

0.0

0.0

0.0

0.3

Non-drinker

66.3

82.0

82.0

88.6

85.0

79.0

Occasional Drinker

25.2

16.4

16.3

11.4

11.9

17.6

Frequent Drinker

4.0

1.0

1.0

0.0

0.0

1.6

Regular Drinker

4.6

0.6

0.8

0.0

3.1

1.8

Non-drinker

47.2

56.6

71.5

79.4

82.9

65.5

Occasional Drinker

45.4

36.4

23.8

19.2

15.0

29.7

Frequent Drinker

6.8

4.6

3.2

0.4

0.0

3.4

Regular Drinker

0.6

2.4

1.5

1.0

2.1

1.5

Non-drinker

28.5

40.0

50.7

58.6

66.7

47.2

Occasional Drinker

63.2

44.8

35.3

32.2

23.8

41.4

Frequent Drinker

7.4

11.6

10.8

6.3

5.6

8.6

Regular Drinker

1.0

3.7

3.2

2.9

3.9

2.9

Non-drinker

75.5

86.8

93.8

98.0

98.8

88.3

Occasional Drinker

21.8

10.4

4.3

1.0

1.2

9.7

Frequent Drinker

1.6

2.8

1.1

0.6

0.0

1.4

Regular Drinker

1.1

0.0

0.8

0.4

0.0

0.6

All Ethnic Groups

Females
Chinese

Malay

Indian

All Ethnic Groups

Total
Chinese

Malay

Indian
Non-drinker

59.7

63.1

64.2

60.8

78.9

63.3

Occasional Drinker

31.8

29.8

24.0

18.6

14.2

26.0

Frequent Drinker

5.7

5.7

9.0

13.0

1.7

7.3

Regular Drinker

2.8

1.4

2.7

7.6

5.2

3.3

Non-drinker

39.4

47.9

57.9

63.6

70.5

54.0

Occasional Drinker

53.2

39.2

30.0

27.5

21.1

35.9

Frequent Drinker

6.2

9.9

9.3

6.1

4.8

7.6

Regular Drinker

1.2

3.0

2.8

2.9

3.6

2.6

All Ethnic Groups

TABLE XI : Leisure-time Physical Activity : Age-specific rates by gender and ethnic group
percent
Age (years)
18 - 29

30 - 39

40 - 49

50 - 59

60 - 69

18 - 69

No Exercise

28.9

49.4

55.4

46.6

53.7

46.2

Occasional Exercise

44.6

35.0

27.2

28.3

10.8

30.9

Regular Exercise

26.5

15.6

17.5

25.1

35.4

22.9

No Exercise

33.6

40.5

61.5

60.9

75.9

50.2

Occasional Exercise

37.3

39.4

22.7

21.8

15.0

29.4

Regular Exercise

29.1

20.2

15.8

17.3

9.1

20.4

No Exercise

31.6

49.3

51.3

60.2

71.3

49.1

Occasional Exercise

30.5

30.5

27.1

18.2

7.1

26.1

Regular Exercise

37.9

20.3

21.6

21.6

21.5

24.8

No Exercise

30.0

48.4

55.8

49.3

56.8

47.0

Occasional Exercise

42.0

34.9

26.6

26.8

11.0

30.3

Regular Exercise

28.1

16.7

17.7

23.9

32.2

22.8

No Exercise

42.8

63.3

57.3

64.3

74.4

59.1

Occasional Exercise

38.9

24.9

27.3

20.3

6.8

25.2

Regular Exercise

18.3

11.9

15.4

15.4

18.8

15.7

No Exercise

63.5

66.3

62.5

78.2

89.0

68.8

Occasional Exercise

28.8

22.6

22.4

13.4

2.0

20.8

Males
Chinese

Malay

Indian

All Ethnic Groups

Females
Chinese

Malay

7.7

11.1

15.1

8.4

8.9

10.4

No Exercise

56.3

60.6

70.0

73.7

86.0

65.6

Occasional Exercise

31.5

13.0

10.7

9.2

4.7

16.2

Regular Exercise

12.2

26.4

19.3

17.1

9.3

18.2

No Exercise

47.6

63.3

59.1

66.7

76.6

60.9

Occasional Exercise

36.5

23.3

25.2

18.7

6.2

23.9

Regular Exercise

15.9

13.4

15.7

14.7

17.3

15.2

No Exercise

35.9

56.7

56.4

55.4

64.3

52.7

Occasional Exercise

41.7

29.7

27.2

24.3

8.7

28.0

Regular Exercise

22.4

13.6

16.4

20.3

26.9

19.2

No Exercise

48.3

53.8

62.0

69.6

82.9

59.6

Occasional Exercise

33.1

30.7

22.5

17.5

8.1

25.0

Regular Exercise

18.5

15.5

15.4

12.8

9.0

15.3

No Exercise

44.5

54.4

59.6

66.7

78.8

56.9

Occasional Exercise

31.0

22.6

19.9

13.9

5.9

21.4

Regular Exercise

24.5

23.0

20.6

19.4

15.3

21.7

No Exercise

38.8

56.1

57.4

58.0

67.0

54.0

Occasional Exercise

39.2

28.9

25.9

22.7

8.5

27.0

Regular Exercise

22.0

15.0

16.7

19.3

24.5

19.0

Regular Exercise
Indian

All Ethnic Groups

Total
Chinese

Malay

Indian

All Ethnic Groups

TABLE XII : Total Physical Activity : Age-specific rates by gender and ethnic group
percent
Age (years)
18 - 29

30 - 39

40 - 49

50 - 59

60 - 69

18 - 69

Low level

34.1

48.2

49.0

44.2

41.1

43.5

Moderate level

41.4

29.3

30.0

39.7

39.9

35.7

High level

24.5

22.5

21.0

16.2

18.9

20.8

Low level

29.0

39.3

36.7

37.6

35.2

34.9

Moderate level

25.4

23.9

28.4

32.5

47.8

29.0

High level

45.5

36.8

34.9

29.8

17.0

36.1

Males
Chinese

Malay

Indian
Low level

32.5

31.0

34.9

42.9

32.5

34.2

Moderate level

26.7

49.2

48.0

39.3

49.6

42.4

High level

40.9

19.8

17.1

17.8

17.9

23.4

Low level

33.1

44.8

45.8

43.3

40.1

41.5

Moderate level

37.3

31.5

31.7

38.8

41.2

35.5

High level

29.6

23.7

22.5

17.9

18.7

23.0

Low level

39.0

43.4

27.0

40.0

36.3

37.1

Moderate level

46.7

44.1

51.2

41.4

40.9

45.3

High level

14.3

12.5

21.8

18.6

22.8

17.6

Low level

37.4

24.8

32.4

35.5

58.9

35.4

Moderate level

46.5

46.8

41.5

46.6

27.4

43.7

High level

16.1

28.4

26.1

17.9

13.7

21.0

Low level

41.0

25.7

32.9

33.2

60.3

35.3

Moderate level

46.0

59.4

51.0

46.2

22.9

49.0

High level

12.9

14.9

16.1

20.6

16.8

15.7

Low level

38.9

39.4

28.2

39.0

40.0

36.7

Moderate level

46.6

46.1

49.9

42.4

38.5

45.4

High level

14.5

14.5

21.9

18.7

21.5

17.8

Low level

36.6

45.6

37.8

42.1

38.7

40.2

Moderate level

44.1

37.1

40.8

40.5

40.4

40.6

High level

19.4

17.3

21.4

17.4

20.9

19.2

Low level

33.2

31.9

34.5

36.5

47.8

35.1

Moderate level

35.8

35.7

35.0

39.7

37.0

36.4

High level

31.0

32.5

30.5

23.8

15.3

28.4

Low level

36.8

28.6

34.0

38.2

46.7

34.7

Moderate level

36.6

53.8

49.3

42.6

36.0

45.5

High level

26.6

17.6

16.7

19.2

17.3

19.8

Low level

36.0

42.1

37.0

41.1

40.0

39.1

Moderate level

42.0

39.0

40.8

40.6

39.8

40.5

High level

22.0

18.9

22.2

18.3

20.2

20.4

All Ethnic Groups

Females
Chinese

Malay

Indian

All Ethnic Groups

Total
Chinese

Malay

Indian

All Ethnic Groups

New definition

TABLE XIII: Self-rated Overall health : Age-specific rates by gender and ethnic group
percent
Age (years)
18 - 29

30 - 39

40 - 49

50 - 59

60 - 69

18 - 69

Good/Very Good

60.1

62.8

58.3

59.1

54.3

59.3

Moderate

35.1

36.1

39.5

39.5

43.7

38.3

4.8

1.1

2.3

1.4

2.0

2.4

Good/Very Good

81.3

70.1

73.5

82.8

84.0

77.9

Moderate

17.4

28.5

24.6

17.2

14.6

20.9

1.3

1.4

1.9

1.4

1.2

Good/Very Good

82.6

84.4

77.7

77.6

78.6

81.0

Moderate

14.8

14.1

21.2

21.7

17.2

17.4

2.5

1.5

1.2

0.7

4.2

1.7

Good/Very Good

65.8

66.6

62.3

63.3

58.5

63.8

Moderate

30.2

32.2

35.6

35.5

39.4

34.0

4.0

1.1

2.1

1.2

2.1

2.1

Good/Very Good

69.2

59.3

49.1

48.6

51.5

55.9

Moderate

28.8

39.6

47.6

48.7

45.4

41.7

2.1

1.1

3.4

2.7

3.0

2.4

Good/Very Good

68.3

70.5

70.2

82.4

81.4

73.0

Moderate

27.4

27.6

29.8

15.9

18.7

25.1

4.3

1.8

Good/Very Good

75.0

71.5

71.8

84.0

66.4

74.1

Moderate

20.4

28.4

26.4

14.7

33.6

24.1

1.8

1.3

Males
Chinese

Bad/Very Bad
Malay

Bad/Very Bad
Indian

Bad/Very Bad
All Ethnic Groups

Bad/Very Bad

Females
Chinese

Bad/Very Bad
Malay

Bad/Very Bad

1.7

1.9

Indian

Bad/Very Bad

4.5

1.8

All Ethnic Groups


Good/Very Good

69.6

61.9

53.9

55.2

55.4

59.8

Moderate

27.7

37.1

43.4

42.3

42.1

38.0

2.7

1.0

2.8

2.5

2.5

2.3

Bad/Very Bad

Total
Chinese
Good/Very Good

64.6

61.0

53.5

53.9

52.9

57.6

Moderate

31.9

37.9

43.6

44.1

44.6

40.0

3.5

1.1

2.8

2.1

2.5

2.4

Good/Very Good

74.9

70.3

71.8

82.6

82.6

75.4

Moderate

22.4

28.0

27.3

16.5

16.8

23.0

2.8

1.6

0.9

0.9

0.7

1.6

Good/Very Good

78.7

78.6

75.1

80.8

72.3

77.7

Moderate

17.7

20.6

23.5

18.3

25.6

20.6

3.6

0.7

1.4

1.0

2.0

1.7

Good/Very Good

67.7

64.2

58.0

59.2

56.9

61.7

Moderate

28.9

34.7

39.5

38.9

40.8

36.0

3.3

1.1

2.4

1.8

2.3

2.2

Bad/Very Bad
Malay

Bad/Very Bad
Indian

Bad/Very Bad
All Ethnic Groups

Bad/Very Bad

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p
percent

18 - 69

4.8
50.3
34.2
10.7

4.6
41.3
34.5
19.6

1.6
48.3
37.0
13.1

4.5
48.9
34.5
12.1

9.3
63.7
21.8
5.1

4.9
36.4
30.5
28.2

3.1
38.6
37.1
21.1

8.2
58.0
24.3
9.5

7.1
57.1
27.9
7.9

4.8
38.8
32.5
24.0

2.3
43.7
37.1
16.9

6.4
53.5
29.3
10.8

oup
percent

18 - 69

4.8
35.5
36.9
22.8

4.6
22.5
39.1
33.8

1.6
26.1
44.2
28.0

4.5
32.9
37.9
24.8

9.3
49.4
25.2
16.1

4.9

22.5
30.6
42.1

3.1
22.9
35.8
38.2

8.2
43.6
26.8
21.4

7.1
42.6
30.9
19.4

4.8
22.5
34.8
38.0

2.3
24.6
40.2
32.8

6.4
38.3
32.3
23.0