TABLE 2.

Relation of Serum Non-HDL Cholesterol and LDL Cholesterol to Age, Obesity Measures, and Other Lipoprotein Variables: The Bogalusa Heart Study

Spearman Correlation (n = 2843)
Non-HDL CholesterolLDL Cholesterol
Age−0.11*−0.17*
BMI0.13*0.03
Waist circumference0.09*−0.01
Total cholesterol0.90*0.90*
Triglycerides0.42*0.20*
LDL cholesterol0.95*-
HDL cholesterol−0.12*−0.01
  • * P < .0001.