Table 2—

Factor loadings for original variables with rotated factors by diabetes status and sex at baseline

Men
Women
Nondiabetic
Diabetic
Nondiabetic
Diabetic
Factor 1Factor 2Factor 3Factor 4Factor 1Factor 2Factor 3Factor 4Factor 1Factor 2Factor 3Factor 4Factor 1Factor 2Factor 3Factor 4
BMI0.6570.1700.10000.0070.121−0.1010.6370.2420.7020.1120.0960.1430.160−0.1560.6020.214
WHR0.6620.2270.0290.0110.0320.0870.778−0.0520.7610.0730.0000.0330.0160.0640.755−0.002
SBP−0.0030.8110.243−0.1520.8550.0320.1800.0490.2480.7780.1850.2610.8560.0130.1020.057
DBP0.2240.7680.1280.0110.853−0.012−0.0200.0710.1820.7350.2070.2980.8580.08−0.0420.047
UAER*0.2100.299−0.1730.2720.3900.5340.0090.052−0.0140.263−0.085−0.2790.3720.4170.097−0.025
Total cholesterol−0.180−0.0300.1460.7710.2000.3050.1850.4110.026−0.0320.1050.7570.2410.3310.1620.482
Triglycerdies*0.2760.0160.0240.654−0.0190.4820.344−0.0660.0800.130−0.0360.6650.0170.3490.436−0.125
Fasting insulin*0.6760.078−0.0310.2410.0860.0720.4450.6670.6490.0980.183−0.0380.0570.0620.4130.598
2-h postload insulin*0.2560.1860.6300.3780.008−0.0480.1440.8560.278−0.0600.7380.0280.013−0.021−0.1410.812
FPG0.563−0.1840.419−0.203−0.1080.613−0.164−0.1370.0620.2870.434−0.228−0.0850.731−0.095−0.109
2-h PG−0.0060.1300.8850.0450.0220.7270.0290.215−0.0030.1190.7730.1970.0520.7800.0120.184
Variance17.4%15.2%13.6%12.4%17.3%15.8%14.6%13.3%15.2%14.6%13.4%12.4%15.5%14.3%13.0%12.3%
  • Loadings ≥0.40 in bold type;

  • *

    * log-transformed values.