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Table 3 Distribution of the metabolic syndrome by age classes

From: Prevalence and gender distribution of the metabolic syndrome

Age classes All, N (freq) MetS, N (freq)
20-29.9 9 (1%) 1(11%)
30-39.9 39 (4%) 28(72%)
40-49.9 118(12.1%) 97(82%)
50-59.9 271(27.9%) 238(88%)
60-69.9 405(41.6%) 353(87%)
70-79.9 123(12.6%) 110 (89%)
>80 8(0.8%) 7 (87%)