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Published online 2012 December 4. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0051046

Table 3

Blood Count Characteristics of the DHS2 participants.
AfricanAmerican(n = 1633)EuropeanAmerican(n = 1065)Hispanic(n = 459)P raceP gender
African vs.European AmericanAfrican Americanvs. HispanicEuropean Americanvs. Hispanic
Anemia (Hemoglobin <12 g/dL), %<0.0001<0.00010.0025<0.0001
Men4.50.80.5
Women30.07.114.1
Microcytosis (MCV <80 fL), %<0.00010.00020.0039<0.0001
Men6.20.61.1
Women14.33.37.8
Microcytic anemia<0.00010.05450.0036<0.0001
Men0.50.00.5
Women10.32.46.3
Macrocytosis (MCV >100 fL), %0.00090.79740.02420.9495
Men1.53.31.6
Women1.43.71.1
Macrocytic anemia0.45250.99060.99100.4277
Men0.20.20.0
Women0.50.20.0
*P-values are based on logistic regression with adjustment for gender and ethnicity.