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Table 1 General characteristics of the study populations

From: Waist-hip ratio related genetic loci are associated with risk of impaired fasting glucose in Chinese children: a case control study

  Non-obese Obese P-value
Number 1325 705
Female (%) 591 (44.6) 221 (31.3) < 0.001*
Age, years 12.93 ± 2.72 12.85 ± 2.59 0.497
BMI, kg/m2 21.53 ± 3.45 28.12 ± 3.94 < 0.001*
Waist circumference, cm 71.78 ± 9.91 88.12 ± 11.27 < 0.001*
Hip circumference, cm 88.75 ± 11.23 100.68 ± 11.15 < 0.001*
WHR 0.81 ± 0.06 0.88 ± 0.06 < 0.001*
FPG, mmol/L 4.93 ± 0.66 4.90 ± 0.75 0.332
IFG (%) 184 (13.9) 104 (14.8) 0.595
  1. Data were provided as mean ± s.d. if not indicated otherwise. BMI body mass index, FPG fasting plasma glucose
  2. WHR waist-hip ratio
  3. *P < 0.05