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Table 3 Caucasian males: Dependence of fat fraction on age for two BMI ranges.

From: Erratum to: Physiological models of body composition and human obesity

BMI Range Ave age (SD) Age range Ave BMI Ave Fat Fraction N
18 – 24 21.86 (2.44) 18 – 25 22.19 (1.08) 0.1193 (.046) 29
  29.94 (2.36) 26 – 33 22.12 (1.34) 0.134 (.048) (NS) 32
  52.83 (19.42) 34 – 84 22.39 (1.31) 0.173 (.057) (p < .01) 30
24 – 44 25.94 (2.66) 21 – 30 27.64 (4.00) 0.188 (.084) 47
  38.17 (5.07) 31 – 48 27.42 (3.96) 0.211 (.072) (NS) 48
  66.25 (10.69) 49 – 97 27.93 (3.41) 0.284 (.075) (p < .01) 47
  1. The p values are for comparisons to the closest younger age group.