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Table 2 Spearman rank test of anthropometric measures (ABSI, BMI, BRI, WC, and WHtR)a and DM

From: A body shape index and body roundness index: two new body indices to identify diabetes mellitus among rural populations in northeast China

Men (n = 5253) ABSI BMI BRI WC WHtR
Diabetes 0.110 0.130 0.163 0.156 0.163
P value <0.001 0.009 <0.001 <0.001 <0.001
Women (n = 6092) ABSI BMI BRI WC WHtR
Diabetes 0.121 0.134 0.183 0.176 0.183
P value <0.001 0.003 <0.001 <0.001 <0.001
  1. Abbreviations: ABSI a body shape index, BMI body mass index, BRI body roundness index, DM diabetes mellitus, WC waist circumference, WHtR waist-to-height ratio
  2. aIndependent variable for all models