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Table 2 The descriptive characteristics of participantsts with and without MetS in both sexes

From: The utility of fat mass index vs. body mass index and percentage of body fat in the screening of metabolic syndrome

Men Women
Variables MetS non-MetS Pvalue MetS non-MetS Pvalue
Age(yr) 46.98 ± 7.38 46.96 ± 8.73 0.971 52.25 ± 9.56 45.15 ± 10.63 0.000
BMI(kg/m2) 29.49 ± 2.59 25.09 ± 2.39 0.000 27.33 ± 3.38 22.41 ± 2.61 0.000
WC(cm) 93.84 ± 6.28 82.23 ± 5.43 0.000 85.94 ± 6.68 75.98 ± 5.02 0.000
BF(%) 27.88 ± 4.67 19.92 ± 5.31 0.000 34.11 ± 4.58 26.76 ± 5.30 0.000
FMI(kg/m2) 8.33 ± 1.87 5.10 ± 1.60 0.000 9.46 ± 2.22 6.12 ± 1.75 0.000
SBP(mmHg) 129.15 ± 17.76 122.93 ± 17.64 0.000 138.82 ± 20.65 121.69 ± 20.60 0.000
DBP(mmHg) 84.00 ± 11.48 75.57 ± 11.45 0.000 79.72 ± 12.39 71.69 ± 10.36 0.000
TC(mmol/L) 4.94 ± 0.91 4.95 ± 0.91 0.921 4.92 ± 1.01 4.76 ± 0.87 0.118
TG(mmol/L) 3.19 ± 2.21 1.73 ± 0.98 0.000 2.24 ± 1.36 1.08 ± 0.58 0.000
HDL(mmol/L) 0.99 ± 0.21 1.16 ± 0.25 0.000 1.12 ± 0.22 1.44 ± 0.30 0.000
LDL(mmol/L) 2.99 ± 0.89 3.16 ± 0.76 0.008 3.03 ± 0.83 2.93 ± 0.76 0.238
FBG((mmol/L)) 6.42 ± 1.77 5.27 ± 0.93 0.000 5.84 ± 1.67 4.92 ± 0.43 0.000
CRP(mg/L) 2.60 ± 2.37 1.64 ± 1.98 0.000 2.02 ± 1.88 1.23 ± 1.79 0.000
Current smokers(%) 40.10 37.90 0.545 21.1 18.8 0.582
Regular exercise(%) 25.00 34.20 0.007 45.9 41.9 0.454