TABLE 3

Sample Characteristics of the Validation Sample (Part 2)

Metabolic Syndrome
NoYes
nMean ± SDnMean ± SD
Men
    Age, y15134.6 ± 5.98945.2 ± 10.3
    BMI, kg/m214623.9 ± 2.98930.1 ± 3.7
    Abdominal circumference, cm12488.9 ± 8.889108.8 ± 9.4
    Systolic blood pressure, mm Hg146115.0 ± 11.188132.5 ± 13.7
    Diastolic blood pressure, mm Hg14672.3 ± 9.28884.0 ± 9.6
    HDL cholesterol level, mg/dL11651.4 ± 11.88938.2 ± 7.7
    Plasma triglyceride level, mg/dL116110.4 ± 65.089241.9 ± 160.7
    Plasma glucose level, mg/dL8189.7 ± 10.272101.8 ± 18.2
Women
    Age, y17334.0 ± 4.88047.3 ± 11.1
    BMI, kg/m216623.2 ± 4.28029.8 ± 5.9
    Abdominal circumference, cm13883.0 ± 10.680101.2 ± 11.8
    Systolic blood pressure, mm Hg160106.1 ± 9.180126.0 ± 17.0
    Diastolic blood pressure, mm Hg16065.7 ± 8.48077.5 ± 11.2
    HDL cholesterol level, mg/dL13458.6 ± 13.27647.5 ± 10.9
    Plasma triglyceride level, mg/dL13485.8 ± 41.976200.4 ± 91.6
    Plasma glucose level, mg/dL9883.8 ± 10.76197.0 ± 19.0