Table 2—

Multiple linear regression analysis of independent variables associated with adiponectin concentrations in nondiabetic subjects, by sex, Sandy Lake Health and Diabetes Project, 1993–1995*

VariableDependent variable = adiponectin
Men
Women
βtPβtP
Log age−0.200−2.530.012−0.040−0.610.54
Percent body fat−0.015−2.810.006−0.012−3.97<0.0001
Log HOMA-IR0.0180.230.81−0.059−0.700.33
Log triglyceride−0.112−1.170.24−0.117−1.730.09
HDL0.5744.46<0.00010.3553.690.0003
LDL0.0821.650.100.0230.520.60
Fasting glucose−0.010−0.140.890.0530.960.34
2-h glucose−0.012−0.580.56−0.040−2.580.0104
R20.290.28
  • * Results were very similar using forward stepwise regression.