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Table 1 Characteristics of study samples by race/ethnicity

From: Association of gene coding variation and resting metabolic rate in a multi-ethnic sample of children and adults

Characteristic Total White Black Hispanic
N Mean[SD] or % N Mean[SD] or % N Mean[SD] or % N Mean[SD] or %
Age (years) 262 28[16] 148 30[16] 106 26[15] 7 23[11]
Sex (% female) 262 40% 148 44% 106 37% 7 29%
Weight (kg) 262 76[23] 148 76[23] 106 76[21] 7 80[17]
Height (m) 262 1.64[0.12] 148 1.65[0.13] 106 1.64[0.10] 7 1.65[0.12]
BMI (kg/m2) 262 28[7] 148 27[7] 106 28[7] 7 29[2]
Fat Mass (kg) 250 27[15] 142 27[15] 100 27[15] 7 31[7]
Fat-Free Mass (kg) 250 49[13] 142 49[14] 100 49[11] 7 49[17]
Body Fat % 250 34[12] 142 34[12] 100 35[13] 7 41[10]
SBP (mmHg) 225 119[14] 122 120[16] 95 120[11] 7 116[14]
DBP (mmHg) 225 72[9] 122 72[10] 95 71[8] 7 71[6]
Glucose (mg/dL) 165 50[38] 94 52[37] 65 45[39] 5 75[32]
Insulin (μU/mL) 222 73[62] 130 66[48] 86 81[65] 5 137[197]
Cholesterol (mg/dL) 228 163[34] 124 166[36] 98 159[31] 6 164[37]
Triglycerides (mg/dL) 228 81[57] 124 93[66] 98 65[37] 6 110[32]
HDL (mg/dL) 228 54[17] 124 52[16] 98 56[18] 6 43[18]
LDL (mg/dL) 228 93[29] 124 96[31] 98 89[25] 6 99[21]
RMR (kcal/day) 258 1912[532] 144 1885[515] 106 1940[536] 7 1898[722]
VO2Max (ml/kg/min) 184 2286[849] 96 2505[969] 84 2039[601] 4 2029[741]