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Table 1 Distribution of measurement variables in participants in two groups

From: The effect of body mass index and its interaction with family history on hypertension: a case–control study

  control group (n = 342) case group (n = 342) t p
  mean SD mean SD
Age (years) 61.69 10.73 62.42 10.72 0.894 0.372
BMI (kg/m2) 23.46 3.18 25.52 3.50 8.032 <0.001
WHR 0.90 0.06 0.92 0.06 4.392 <0.001
Height (cm) 163.30 8.10 162.81 7.94 0.799 0.424
Weight (kg) 62.62 10.04 67.75 11.35 6.262 <0.001
WC (cm) 83.73 9.96 88.69 9.09 6.806 <0.001
HC (cm) 92.79 9.26 96.07 8.22 4.898 <0.001
  1. BMI body mass index, WHR waist-to-hip ratio, WC waist circumference, HC hip circumference