Blood1R Documentation

Blood Pressure, Weight, and Smoking Status


Systolic blood pressure, weight and smoking status for a sample of 500 adults


A data frame with 500 observations on the following 3 variables.

SystolicBP Systolic blood pressure (mm of Hg)
Smoke Y=smoker or N=non-smoker
Overwt 1=normal, 2=overweight, or 3=obese


Data on systolic blood pressure, along with smoker status and weight status, for a sample of 500 adults.


Data are part of a larger case study for the 2003 Annual Meeting of the Statistical Society of Canada.