Table 1

Characteristics of patients with chronic conditions: by ethnic group

White British n = 6543Other white, n = 150Asian, n = 1092Caribbean, n = 2999African, n = 2313Total, n = 14 297
Age, years67.361.761.363.354.963.5
Sex, % male49.148.452.740.246.347.0
Comorbidities, n1.51.41.61.51.31.5
Area social deprivation score (IMD 07)33.735.032.536.838.735.2