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Table 2 Partial correlations with vitamin D as the dependent variable controlling for age

From: Lower vitamin D status is more common among Saudi adults with diabetes mellitus type 1 than in non-diabetics

  Over all Control T1DM
  R P value R P value R P value
N 137   60   77  
Waist (cm) −0.07 0.39 0.01 0.94 −0.06 0.57
Hips (cm) −0.11 0.22 −0.03 0.83 −0.07 0.53
Total cholesterol (mmol/L) 0.03 0.75 −0.03 0.82 0.05 0.68
Glucose (mmol/L) 0.12 0.16 0.09 0.50 0.03 0.78
HDL-cholesterol (mmol/L) 0.03 0.72 −0.05 0.72 0.08 0.48
Triglycerides (mmol/L) 0.18 0.04 0.27 0.04 0.02 0.85
LDL-cholesterol (mmol/L) −0.15 0.16 −0.12 0.36 −0.19 0.29
Ca (mmol/L) −0.07 0.41 0.01 0.97 0.14 0.24
  1. p-value <0.05 is significant.