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Table 1 Percentage of people in Norway born before 1945 who purchased antihypertensive drugs during 2005–2010

From: Risk of hip fracture among older people using antihypertensive drugs: a nationwide cohort study

  Total cohort By sex By birth cohort
  n = 906,422 Women Men 1935-1944 1925–1934 1915–1924 <1915
n = 506,568 n = 399, 854 n = 397,761 n = 294,952 n = 183,967 n = 29,742
Thiazide 6.2 7.1 5.2 2.8 2.3 1.0 0.1
Loop diuretic 17.9 19.4 15.9 5.0 7.1 5.3 0.5
Beta blocker 29.8 28.6 31.3 12.1 11.6 5.8 0.3
Calcium channel blocker 21.6 21.5 21.6 8.9 8.4 4.1 0.2
ACE inhibitor 14.0 12.4 16.0 5.4 5.4 2.9 0.3
ACE inhibitor/Thiazide 3.8 2.1 1.7 1.7 1.4 0.7 <0.1
Angiotensin II receptor blocker 16.5 16.8 16.1 7.9 6.0 2.4 0.1
Angiotensin II receptor blocker/Thiazide 14.0 8.1 5.9 7.0 5.1 1.8 0.1
  1. Individuals may have purchased more than one antihypertensive drug type