TABLE 2

Childhood Characteristics of the Retrospective Cohort Discovery Sample (Part 1)

Percentile
10th25th50th75th90th
BMI, kg/m2
    Boys
        5-y-old CDC growth charts, 20001415161617
        5-y-old Fels study participants without metabolic syndrome as adults1415161617
        5-y-old Fels study participants with metabolic syndrome as adults1415161617
    Girls
        5-y-old CDC growth charts, 20001415151719
        5-y-old Fels study participants without metabolic syndrome as adults1415151617
        5-y-old Fels study participants with metabolic syndrome as adults1414151617
Weight, kg
    Boys
        5-y-old CDC growth charts, 20001718202223
        5-y-old Fels study participants without metabolic syndrome as adults1516171819
        5-y-old Fels study participants with metabolic syndrome as adults1618192022
    Girls
        5-y-old CDC growth charts, 20001718202124
        5-y-old Fels study participants without metabolic syndrome as adults1415161820
        5-y-old Fels study participants with metabolic syndrome as adults1516181921
Waist circumference, cm
    Boys
        5-y-old NHANES III data for white subjects4853535761
        5-y-old Fels study participants without metabolic syndrome as adults5052545557
        5-y-old Fels study participants with metabolic syndrome as adults4952535557
    Girls
        5-y-old NHANES III data for white subjects4850535761
        5-y-old Fels study participants without metabolic syndrome as adults5051535456
        5-y-old Fels study participants with metabolic syndrome as adults4749535559
  • CDC indicates Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.