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Table 2 Distribution of vitamin D serum level across age groups and blood sugar level

From: Vitamin D status and its correlates in Saudi male population

variables Deficient vitamin D serum level < 75 nmol/L Sufficient Vitamin D serum level 75-250 nmol/l
  Mean + SD F P value Mean + SD F P value
Age groups
 30–40 years 36.91 + 16.4    99.1 ± 25.8   
 41–50 years 38.38 ± 16.4    103.2 ± 28   
 51–60 years 40.51 ± 17.4    97.50 ± 18.8   
  > 60 years 41.04 ± 18.8 3.5 0.01 104.72 ± 26 2.2 0.08
Blood sugar
 Not diabetic 41.3+  18    101.9 ± 27.4   
 Pre diabetic 39.1 ± 17 1.9 0.15 101.5 ± 21.1 1.1 0.3
 Diabetic 39.1 ± 17.5    97.6 ± 22.5   
Cholesterol level
 Normal level 40.1 + 17.6 0.24 0.8 101.4 + 25.1 1.39 0.23
 Hypercholesterolemia 39.6 + 17.1    96.7 + 17.9