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Table 3 HOMA-IR and TG/HDL-C categorized by sex, age group and pubertal stage

From: TriGlycerides and high-density lipoprotein cholesterol ratio compared with homeostasis model assessment insulin resistance indexes in screening for metabolic syndrome in the chinese obese children: a cross section study

strata HOMA1-IR* HOMA2-IR* TG/HDL-C*
  N Median P25 P75 N Median P25 P75 N Median P25 P75
Sex female 286 4.22 2.66 6.94 286 2.33 1.52 3.64 286 1.08 .72 1.73
male 690 3.90 2.47 5.87 690 2.17 1.44 3.16 690 1.05 .67 1.58
Age group <10 years 349 3.20 2.11 4.64 349 1.76 1.18 2.52 349 .95 .65 1.49
> = 10 years 627 4.55 2.96 7.00 627 2.50 1.70 3.73 627 1.13 .71 1.68
pubertal stage Pre-pubertal 458 3.56 2.26 5.05 458 2.01 1.27 2.81 458 .94 .64 1.46
Pubertal 518 4.62 2.87 7.27 518 2.55 1.62 3.88 518 1.18 .76 1.77
  1. P25 percentile 25, P75 percentile 75, *statistical significance were found between strata by Mann–Whitney test p < 0.05