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Table 5 Correlation matrix for anthropometric, metabolic and blood pressure data for male studentsa

From: Hypertension prevalence and influence of basal metabolic rate on blood pressure among adult students in Bangladesh

  BMR
(KJ/day)
Age
(years)
Body mass
(kg)
BMI
(kg/m2)
FFM
(kg)
Fat mass
(kg)
SBP
(mm Hg)
DBP
(mm Hg)
PP
(mm Hg)
BMR (KJ/day) 1 0.101 0.997** 0.885** 0.922** 0.865** 0.410** 0.406** 0.271*
Age (years)   1 0.086 0.114 0.100 0.050 0.049 0.033 0.046
Body mass (kg)    1 0.891** 0.918** 0.876** 0.401** 0.403** 0.259*
BMI (kg/m2)     1 0.692** 0.933** 0.347** 0.336** 0.235
FFM (kg)      1 0.612** 0.403** 0.370** 0.294*
Fat mass (kg)       1 0.310* 0.353** 0.158
SBP (mm Hg)        1 0.819** 0.830**
DBP (mm Hg)         1 0.357**
PP (mm Hg)          1
  1. aCorrelations are statistically significant at: ** p < 0.01; * p < 0.05