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Table 1 Body parameters of women of different age

From: Biological age and tempos of aging in women over 60 in connection with their morphofunctional characteristics

Traits Elderly women (60 – 74 years), N = 70 Long-lived women (90 – 104 years), N = 49
  Mean SD Mean SD
Body mass (kg) 79,9 14.8 58.7 11.7
Height (cm)* 158.1 6.1 148.7 7.3
BMI, kg/m2* 31.9 5.2 26.5 4.5
Waist circumference (cm) 97.7 12.3 90.1 11.8
Hip circumference (cm) 111.3 10.3 97.7 9.6
Ratio: waist circumference/hip circumference* 0.88 0.06 0.92 0.09
Fat mass (kg)* 32.2 10.7 16.7 7.7
Skeletal muscle mass (kg)* 19.2 2.3 16.1 5.2
Active cell mass (kg) 25.8 3.4 24.0 7.5
  1. *statistically significant (P <0.05). BMI, Body Mass Index; SD, Standard deviation.