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Table 3 Correlation coefficients between the VFA + SFA 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
  WC 0.912 0.940 0.885 0.873 0.810 0.901
  BMI 0.869 0.860 0.825 0.803 0.808 0.838
Women n 133 291 595 587 90 1696
  WC 0.953 0.933 0.954 0.935 0.959 0.945
  BMI 0.869 0.862 0.873 0.848 0.840 0.857
  1. Values are Pearson’s correlation coefficients.
  2. All correlation coefficients were statistically significant at p < 0.001.