Table 1.

Demographic Characteristics

CharacteristicLisinopril (n=77)HCTZ (n=76)Placebo (n=79)
Sex, n (%)
Women37 (48.1)35 (46.1)32 (40.5)
Men40 (51.9)41 (53.9)47 (59.5)
Race, n (%)
White53 (68.8)47 (61.8)57 (72.2)
Black22 (28.6)27 (35.5)19 (24.1)
Other2 (2.6)2 (2.6)3 (3.8)
Mean age, y (SD)51 (11)51 (10)49 (10)
Mean height, cm (SD)172 (9)171 (10)173 (10)
Mean weight, kg (SD)97 (15)97 (16)98 (17)
Women90 (11)90 (13)89 (16)
Men103 (15)103 (17)104 (14)
Mean BMI, kg/m2 (SD)32.3 (3.7)32.5 (3.8)32.2 (3.8)
Women32.6 (3.7)33.2 (4.0)32.2 (4.2)
Men32.0 (3.8)31.9 (3.6)32.1 (3.5)