Table 2

Mean values of Framingham 5-year risk scores and observed 5-year event rates

MenWomen
EuropeanIndianEuropeanIndian
N126 73620 21095 34714 173
Predicted Framingham 5-year event rates (95% CI)7.1 (7.0 to 7.1)4.7 (4.6 to 4.7)4.6 (4.6 to 4.6)4.0 (3.9 to 4.0)
No. of events during 5 years of follow-up40386232 027263
Observed 5-year event rates (life tables) (95% CI)4.9 (4.7 to 5.0)4.7 (4.3 to 5.1)3.3 (3.1 to 3.4)3.0 (2.7 to 3.4)
  • Performance of the Framingham risk score.