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Table 4 AUC and its 95% CI for each body index according to MetS components

From: Novel and traditional anthropometric indices for identifying metabolic syndrome in non-overweight/obese adults

  High BP Dysglycemia Low HDL-C High TG MetS
AUC 95% CI AUC 95% CI AUC 95% CI AUC 95% CI AUC 95% CI
Male
 WHtR 0.602* 0.574–0.630 0.669* 0.641–0.695 0.579* 0.543–0.616 0.633* 0.605–0.660 0.739* 0.691–0.787
 BRI 0.602* 0.574–0.630 0.669* 0.641–0.695 0.579* 0.543–0.616 0.633* 0.605–0.660 0.739* 0.691–0.787
 WWI 0.581* 0.552–0.609 0.655* 0.627–0.682 0.563* 0.527–0.599 0.598* 0.565–0.632 0.689* 0.636–0.742
 AVI 0.571* 0.543–0.599 0.617* 0.589–0.644 0.591* 0.555–0.628 0.634* 0.606–0.666 0.743* 0.690–0.796
 ABSI 0.540# 0.512–0.569 0.608* 0.580–0.665 0.561# 0.525–0.598 0.579* 0.550–0.607 0.663* 0.606–0.719
Female
 WHtR 0.688* 0.666–0.710 0.713* 0.691–0.734 0.605* 0.581–0.628 0.712* 0.690–0.733 0.817* 0.798–0.835
 BRI 0.688* 0.666–0.710 0.713* 0.691–0.734 0.605* 0.581–0.628 0.712* 0.690–0.733 0.817* 0.798–0.835
 WWI 0.688* 0.665–0.710 0.705* 0.682–0.726 0.556* 0.532–0.580 0.684* 0.661–0.706 0.768* 0.748–0.788
 AVI 0.659* 0.636–0.682 0.692* 0.669–0.713 0.614* 0.590–0.637 0.690* 0.667–0.712 0.819* 0.800–0.837
 ABSI 0.660* 0.637–0.682 0.682* 0.660–0.704 0.541^ 0.484–0.598 0.647* 0.623–0.669 0.744* 0.723–0.765
  1. Bold indicates the maximum
  2. WtHR waist-to-height ratio, BRI body roundness index, WWI weight adjusted waist index, AVI abdominal volume index, ABSI a body shape index, BP blood pressure, TG triglyceride, HDL-C HDL cholesterol, MetS metabolic syndrome
  3. *p < 0.001; #p < 0.05; ^p > 0.05