Table 4

Number of individuals qualifying for a statin based on QRISK2 alone compared with self-reported history of statin use, and with self-reported number of GP attendances in the past year

On statinNot on statinP valueNot on statin, when indicated by QRISK2 score (%)
QRISK2 score category, n (% of row)
 <10%0 (0)12 (100)<0.010
 10%–20%45 (23.4)147 (76.6)76.6
 >20%237 (49.8)239 (50.2)50.2
 Total28238656.8
Number of GP attendances in past year, n (% of column)
 010 (3.6)47 (11.8)<0.01
 1–5211 (74.8)285 (71.8)
 >561 (21.6)66 (16.4)