Table 1—

Descriptive values for all participants and stratified by presence or absence of the metabolic syndrome

All participants
IDF-defined metabolic syndrome
P
No
Yes
nMeanSDMinMaxnMeanSDMinMaxnMeanSDMinMax
Waist circumference (cm)1,45380.514.1561541,31578.112.256130138103.210.785154<0.001
HDL (mg/dl)1,45347.311.919941,31548.511.7229413835.05.11955<0.001
Triglyceride (mg/dl)1,45377.643.6133751,31571.635.413312138134.667.036375<0.001
Diastolic blood pressure (mmHg)1,45365.68.8431101,31564.88.34311013873.210.04898<0.001
Systolic blood pressure (mmHg)1,453114.110.5831561,315113.310.183156138121.711.396153<0.001
Fasting glucose (mg/dl)1,45397.97.2751231,31597.47.175123138103.16.284123<0.001
BMI (kg/m2)1,45324.25.814561,31523.45.1145013832.55.12456<0.001
Fasting insulin (μU/ml)1,44430.219.232091,30827.616.3320913655.325.616160<0.001
HOMA-IR1,4447.44.91481,3086.74.114813614.26.9446<0.001
  • *Logistic regression models testing for differences in mean values for participants classified with and without the IDF-defined metabolic syndrome. Min, minimum; Max, maximum.