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Table 2 Correlation coefficients between the VFA and the anthropometric indices

From: How can waist circumference predict the body composition?

  Age -39 40-49 50-59 60-69 70- All
Men n 1360 2768 3328 1891 527 9874
  SFA 0.664 0.637 0.627 0.638 0.634 0.581
  WC 0.780 0.809 0.786 0.794 0.743 0.771
  BMI 0.694 0.681 0.678 0.686 0.685 0.650
Women n 133 291 595 587 90 1696
  SFA 0.793 0.735 0.671 0.624 0.592 0.662
  WC 0.806 0.798 0.785 0.765 0.800 0.784
  BMI 0.808 0.773 0.761 0.710 0.714 0.727
  1. Values are Pearson’s correlation coefficients.
  2. All correlation coefficients were statistically significant at p < 0.001.