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Table 1 Characteristics of the participants

From: Effects of fat distribution on lung function in young adults

Number Total (2101) Men (610) Women (1491) P value
Age (years) 19.93 ± 1.468 20.02 ± 1.494 19.89 ± 1.456 0.051
Height (cm) 160.99 ± 7.305 169.01 ± 5.881 157.72 ± 4.899 0.000
Weight (kg) 51.37 ± 8.286 58.79 ± 8.866 48.33 ± 5.725 0.000
FFM 40.84 ± 7.475 50.87 ± 5.412 36.74 ± 2.957 0.000
TMM 19.56 ± 3.560 24.14 ± 2.704 17.69 ± 1.673 0.000
BMI 19.74 ± 2.312 20.54 ± 2.664 19.41 ± 2.063 0.000
FM (kg) 10.55 ± 4.319 7.95 ± 4.660 11.61 ± 3.676 0.000
BFP (%) 20.46 ± 7.039 12.87 ± 5.539 23.56 ± 4.905 0.000
WHR 0.80 ± 0.048 0.86 ± 0.377 0.78 ± 0.248 0.000
VFA (cm2) 18.69 ± 17.602 31.27 ± 25.563 13.54 ± 8.843 0.000
VAT (kg) 0.83 ± 0.618 0.87 ± 0.858 0.82 ± 0.486 0.167
SAT (kg) 9.70 ± 3.798 7.07 ± 3.827 10.78 ± 3.215 0.000
VCI (mL/kg) 55.89 ± 11.498 62.82 ± 11.614 53.06 ± 10.175 0.000
  1. BMI body mass index, FFM fat-free mass, TMM trunk muscle mass, FM fat mass, BFP body fat percentage, WHR waist-to-hip ratio, VFA visceral fat area, VAT visceral adipose tissue, SAT subcutaneous adipose tissue, VC vital capacity, VCI vital capacity index