Table 2

Basic sociodemographic data and exam findings by study group

InlandCoastland
n=56n=60
n (%)n (%)
Male55 (98%)46 (77%)
Female1 (2%)14 (23%)
Work history in
 Cotton1 (2%)18 (30%)
 Other agriculture49 (88%)42 (70%)
 Construction23 (41%)28 (47%)
 Mining0 (0%)1 (2%)
Current smokers
 Males18 (33%)11 (24%)
 Females0 (0%)0 (0%)
Alcohol consumption
 Males (sometimes)21 (38%)18 (39%)
 Males (often/every day)1 (2%)1 (2%)
 Females (sometimes)0 (0%)3 (21%)
 Females (often/every day)0 (0%)0 (0%)
Mother or father with CKD4 (7%)6 (10%)
Systolic ABP >14011 (20%)8 (13%)
Glucosuria1 (2%)0 (0%)
Mean (SD)Mean (SD)
Age (years)34 (12)33 (11)
Education (years)5.9 (3,6)4.9 (3,6)
Harvests worked (number of seasons)7.1 (7)7.6 (6,7)
BMI (kg/m2)24.1 (3,9)23.8 (4,5)
Systolic ABP (mm Hg)129 (12)123 (14)
Diastolic ABP (mm Hg)75 (11)71 (8)
  • ABP, arterial blood pressure; BMI, body mass index; CKD, chronic kidney disease.