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Table 1 General characteristics of the study population

From: Association of body mass index, sagittal abdominal diameter and waist-hip ratio with cardiometabolic risk factors and adipocytokines in Arab children and adolescents

Parameters  
N 948
Age (years) 13.7 ± 2.2
Obese (%) 11.7
Overweight (%) 16.7
Gender (Male/Female) (%) 52.2/47.8
Body Mass Index (kg/m2) 22.1 ± 6.3
BMI z-score 0.001*10-13 ± 1.0
Waist circumference (cm) 77.1 ± 20.5
Hip circumference (cm) 86.4 ± 19.8
Waist-Hip Ratio 0.91 ± 0.33
Sagittal Abdominal Diameter (cm) 17.4 ± 5.4
Sagittal Abdominal Diameter z-score 0.18 ± 0.67
Systolic Blood Pressure (mmHg) 106.4 ± 10.6
Diastolic Blood Pressure (mmHg) 69.5 ± 7.8
Glucose (mmol/l) 5.1 ± 1.3
Insulin (ng/ml) 11.2 ± 1.2
HOMA-IR 2.6 ± 0.28
Triglycerides (mmol/l) 1.1 ± 0.60
Total Cholesterol (mmol/l) 4.2 ± 0.85
LDL-Cholesterol (mmol/l) 2.7 ± 0.76
HDL-Cholesterol (mmol/l) 1.1 ± 0.35
Leptin (ng/ml) 15.7 ± 2.8
Adiponectin (μg/ml) 20.4 ± 1.4
Resistin (ng/ml) 18.6 ± 1.7
ANG II (ng/ml) 0.67 ± 0.05
aPAI-1 (ng/ml) 19.8 ± 2.4
C-Reactive Protein (μg/ml) 0.83 (2.8)
TNF-α (pg/ml) 8.6 ± 1.0
  1. Note: Data represented by Mean ± Standard Error; CRP in median and inter-quartile range.