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Table 1 Characteristics of participants by sex

From: Associations between normal weight central obesity and cardiovascular disease risk factors in Japanese middle-aged adults: a cross-sectional study

 Men
(N = 82,487)
Women
(N = 34,676)
Age (y)50.0(44.0, 56.0)50.0(45.0, 57.0)
Height (cm)169.8(165.7, 173.8)157.2(153.5, 161.3)
Weight (kg)67.9(61.6, 75.1)55.0(50.2, 61.7)
BMI (kg/m2)23.5(21.6, 25.7)22.1(20.3, 24.6)
WC (cm)84.0(78.5, 90.0)79.0(74.0, 85.5)
WHtR0.495(0.463, 0.530)0.503(0.469, 0.544)
NW43,055(52.2)16,513(47.6)
NWCO12,877(15.6)10,483(30.2)
OB1714(2.1)117(0.3)
OBCO24,841(30.1)7563(21.8)
Hypertension30,739(37.3)10,282(29.7)
Dyslipidemia44,848(54.4)14,720(42.5)
Diabetes7457(9.0)1443(4.2)
Smoking status    
 Current smoker35,853(43.5)6164(17.8)
 Ex-smoker16,172(19.6)2428(7.0)
 Non-smoker30,462(36.9)26,084(75.2)
Alcohol intake    
 Daily34,930(42.4)5408(15.6)
 Sometimes25,446(30.9)10,382(29.9)
 None22,111(26.8)18,886(54.5)
Physical activity    
 Yes28,108(34.1)10,567(30.5)
 No54,379(65.9)24,109(69.5)
  1. Data are expressed as medians (25th percentile, 75th percentile) or n (%)
  2. BMI, body mass index; WC, waist circumference; WHtR, waist-to-height ratio; NW, normal weight no central obesity; NWCO, normal weight central obesity; OB, obesity no central obesity; OBCO, obesity central obesity