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Table 2 Sociodemographic characteristics of the participants.

From: Short-term nutritional counseling reduces body mass index, waist circumference, triceps skinfold and triglycerides in women with metabolic syndrome

Variables n (%)
Home  
   Rented 1 (3.5)
   Own house 28 (96.5)
Basic sanitation  
   Yes 28 (96.5)
   No 1 (3.5)
Smoke  
   Yes 5 (17.2)
   No 24 (82.8)
Alcoholic drink  
   Yes 3 (9.5)
   No 26 (90.5)
Dieting in the past  
   Yes 10 (34.5)
   No 19 (65.5)
Physical activity  
   Yes 6 (20.7)
   No 23 (79.3)
Diabetes  
   Yes 11 (38)
   No 18 (62.0)
Hypertension  
   Yes 21 (72.4)
   No 8 (27.6)
Dyslipidemia  
   Yes 16 (55.2)
   No 13 (44.8)
Obesity  
   Yes 22 (75.8)
   No 7 (24.2)