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Table 3 Agreement between IDF and NCEP-ATP III criteria (Kappa statistic and 95% confidence interval)

From: Metabolic syndrome in type 2 diabetes: comparative prevalence according to two sets of diagnostic criteria in sub-Saharan Africans

Age group Men Women Total
Total 0.33 (0.19-0.47) 0.66 (0.50-0.82) 0.51 (0.41-0.61)
<45 years 0.62 (0.29-0.95) 0.72 (0.36-1) 0.67 (0.42-0.91)
45-54 0.48 (0.25-0.72) 0.71 (0.45-0.97) 0.61 (0.45-0.77)
55-64 0.07 (−0.17 to 0.32) 0.78 (0.55-1) 0.38 (0.20-0.56)
> = 65 0.34 (0.16-0.65) 0.19 (−0.21 to 0.58) 0.41 (0.19-0.64)