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Table 5 Linear regression model with BMI as dependant variable (r2 = 0.708)

From: Prevalence of obesity and overweight, its clinical markers and associated factors in a high risk South-Asian population

Model Beta t P value CI
Age 0.063 3.174 0.002 0.041 0.010
Gender −0.155 −7.347 <0.001 −2.055 −1.189
Co-morbid illnesses 0.060 3.086 0.002 0.131 0.589
Family history of Diabetes 0.044 2.141 0.032 0.916 0.040
Family history of hypertension 0.093 4.494 <0.001 0.548 1.396
Body fat percent 0.106 3.845 <0.001 0.023 0.070
Waist circumference (cm) 0.525 25.125 <0.001 0.229 0.268
Muscle mass (%) 0.132 5.248 <0.001 0.041 0.081