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Table 1 Cohort data for IHD, MI, and early MI, and European UK Biobank Population

From: Highly elevated polygenic risk scores are better predictors of myocardial infarction risk early in life than later

  Ischemic heart disease (IHD) (8.96% prevalence, 39,516 total cases) Myocardial infarction (MI) (3.61% prevalence, 15,930 total cases) Early MI (0.15% prevalence, 669 total cases) UK Biobank European Subset (441,101 individuals)
Sex 33% female (12,890)
67% male (26,626)
23% female (3599)
77% male (12,331)
14% female (96)
86% male (576)
54% female (238,358)
46% male (202,743)
Smoking status 13% current (5199)
47% past (18,387)
40% never (15,930)
16% current (2564)
49% past (7774)
35% never (5592)
28% current (191)
43% past (285)
29% never (193)
10% current (44,710)
35% past (155,055)
55% never (241,336)
Diabetes type 2 19% (7480) 20% (3214) 26% (177) 5% (23,634)
Family history heart disease 45% (17,970) 48% (7599) 58% (386) 24% (103,639)
Mean systolic blood pressure 143.5 ± 20.08 mmHg 142.1 ± 20.5 mmHg 133.7 ± 18.6 mmHg 140.1 ± 19.6 mmHg
Mean BMI 29.1 ± 5.0 kg/m2 29.0 ± 4.8 kg/m2 30.3 ± 5.5 kg/m2 27.4 ± 4.8 kg/m2
Mean birth year 1947 ± 6 years 1947 ± 6 years 1957 ± 6 years 1951 ± 8 years
Mean Cholesterol 5.2 ± 1.3 mM/L 5.0 ± 1.3 mM/L 4.7 ± 1.2 mM/L 5.7 ± 1.1 mM/L
Mean triglycerides 2.0 ± 1.1 mM/L 2.0 ± 1.1 mM/L 2.2 ± 1.3 mM/L 1.8 ± 1.0 mM/L
Mean LDL 3.2 ± 0.9 mM/L 3.1 ± 0.9 mM/L 2.9 ± 0.9 mM/L 3.6 ± 0.9 mM/L
  1. All data displayed in this table is for individuals of the European-only subset in the UK Biobank. Entries in brackets indicate number of cases or individuals