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Table 4 Coefficients of determination for the association between HbA1c and fasting glucose with categorical anthropometric measures

From: The association between anthropometric measures and glycated haemoglobin (HbA1c) is different in Russian, Somali and Kurdish origin migrants compared with the general population in Finland: a cross-sectional population-based study

  General population (n = 653) Russian origin (n = 293) Somali origin (n = 184) Kurdish origin (n = 275)
R2
HbA1c
R2
FG
R2
HbA1c
R2
FG
R2
HbA1c
R2
FG
R2
HbA1c
R2
FG
Age + sex 0.0660 0.1174 0.1003 0.1027 0.0387 0.0972 0.0079 0.1237
Age + sex + BMI + WC + WHtR + WHR N/Aa N/Aa 0.1778 0.2211 0.0976 0.1970 0.0325 0.1716
Age + sex + BMI + WC + WHtR 0.1196 0.1618 0.1637 0.1901 0.0974 0.1956 0.0283 0.1715
Age + sex + BMI + WC 0.1168 0.1580 0.1575 0.1486 0.0706 0.1705 0.0271 0.1709
Age + sex + BMI 0.1053 0.1543 0.1401 0.1434 0.0559 0.1659 0.0206 0.1672
Age + sex + WC 0.1129 0.1493 0.1510 0.1208 0.0627 0.1341 0.0080 0.1572
Age + sex + WHtR 0.1123 0.1554 0.1509 0.1655 0.0802 0.1758 0.0095 0.1539
Age + sex + WHR N/Aa N/Aa 0.1470 0.1715 0.0482 0.1317 0.0111 0.1314
  1. R2, coefficient of determination; HbA1c glycated haemoglobin, FG fasting glucose;
  2. BMI body mass index, WC waist circumference, WtHR waist-to-height ratio, WHR waist-to-hip ratio
  3. acould not be calculated because hip circumference was not measured in the Health 2011 Survey