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Table 2 Personal and Co-morbid illness related variables among pregnant women on ANC follow up, Addis Ababa, 2018 (n = 390)

From: Prevalence of Gestational Diabetes Mellitus among pregnant women attending antenatal care clinic of St. Paul’s Hospital Millennium Medical College, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

Variable Frequency (%) or Mean ± Standard deviation
Family history of DM
 No 372 (95.4%)
 Yes 18 (4.6%)
History of hypertension
 No 357 (91.5%)
 Yes 33 (8.5%)
BMI (in Kg/m2)
 < 25 270 (69.2%)
 >  = 25 120 (30.8%)
HIV status
 Reactive 16 (4.1%)
 Non-reactive 364 (93.3%)
 Not tested 10 (2.6%)
Systolic blood pressure (mmHg) 108.45 ± 12.32
Diastolic blood pressure (mmHg) 68.70 ± 9.0
Fasting blood sugar (mg/dl) 83.23 ± 11.74
1 h post prandial glucose (mg/dl) 116.97 ± 42.79
2 h post prandial glucose (mg/dl) 100.38 ± 27.69