Table 1.

Demographic characteristics of study cohorta

VariableCKDHDPDTP
Total14115959138
Age (yr)63676049
Diabetes (%)42383733
CVD (%)48674723
Race (%)
    White71284365
    Asian15593821
    Southeast Asian11121610
    Native Canadian1132
    Other2113
  • a There were no significant differences in race, age, and presence of diabetes or cardiovascular disease between the study cohort and the entire male chronic kidney disease (CKD) population in Vancouver, BC. CVD, cardiovascular disease; HD, hemodialysis; PD, peritoneal dialysis; TP renal transplant.