Table 1 —

Characteristics of type 1 diabetic patients with islet antibodies (ICA and/or GADA) and control subjects in the DISS 1992-1993 patient-control study

Diabetic patientsControl subjects
n349979
Male/female220/129 (64)559/420 (57)
Age (years)23.4 ± 5.524.4 ± 5.8
BMI (kg/m2)23.0 ± 3.422.7 ± 3.1
W/H ratio0.84 ± 0.100.84 ± 0.10
  • Data are n (%) or means ± SD.