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Table 2 trends in self-reported prevalence and management of hypertension in the Swiss population, 1997 - 2007

From: Trends in self-reported prevalence and management of hypertension, hypercholesterolemia and diabetes in Swiss adults, 1997-2007

  1997 2002 2007
Sum of weights 5,564,776 5,647,472 5,784,057
Hypertension (%)    
   Screening 87.7 95.1 95.1
   Prevalence 22.1 22.4 24.2
   Treatment * 52.1 53.8 60.4
   Control ** 56.4   80.6
  1. Results are expressed as weighted percentage. *, among subjects reporting being hypertensive; **, among treated subjects. -, data not available.