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Table 1 General characteristics of the study subject

From: The combined role of allelic variants of IRS-1 and IRS-2 genes in susceptibility to type2 diabetes in the Punjabi Pakistani subjects

Parameters Diabetic (n = 426) Non-diabetic (n = 500) p value
Male 228 272 0.108
Female 198 228 0.108
Age (year) 47.55 ± 12.3 35.78 ± 13.4 0.0001*
Height (ft) 5.50 ± 0.3 5.49 ± 0.59 0.756
Weight (kg) 68.6 ± 13.83 65.38 ± 13.7 0.0004*
BMI (kg/m2) 22.7 ± 5.6 21.67 ± 5.3 0.0043*
  1. BMI body mass index, n total number
  2. * Indicates significant differences