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From:
Asia Pac J Public Health. Author manuscript; available in PMC 2016 March 1.
Published in final edited form as:
Asia Pac J Public Health. 2015 March; 27(2): NP299–NP310.
Published online 2012 April 11. doi: 10.1177/1010539512440819

Table 1

Characteristics of the study population and of subjects without waist measures

Study populationSubjects not part of QX3p-value*

N%N%
Number of subjects40,45510034,515100
Age (mean±SD)57 ± 8.660.2 ± 9.5<0.0001
BMI (mean±SD)24.7 ± 4.125.2 ± 4.8<0.0001
Ethnicity
 Caucasian16,31440.312,99437.6<0.0001
 Native Hawaiian4,97012.35,54516.1
 Japanese American19,17147.415,97646.3
Education
 ≤12 years11,10827.514,73042.7<0.0001
 13–15 years12,25930.310,17029.5
 ≥16 years17,08842.29,61527.9
Smoking Status
 Never smoker19,13747.314,06940.8<0.0001
 Former smoker16,06239.714,10040.9
 Current smoker5,25613.06,34618.4
Diabetes Status
 No35,80488.530,60788.70.46
 Yes4,65111.53,90811.3
Hypertension History
 No28,12269.521,29461.7<0.0001
 Yes12,33330.513,22138.3
*From χ2- and t-tests