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Table 1 Demographic and baseline characteristics

From: Effects of kivia powder on Gut health in patients with occasional constipation: a randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled study

Baseline characteristics Placebo Active Significance
N 44 43  
Male 18 14  
Female 26 29  
Age (Mean) 41 ± 14 38 ± 14 0.236
Age (Range) 20-64 19-62  
Weight (Mean) 164.79 ± 29.05 158.29 ± 33.71 0.341
Weight (Range) 114.8-222.0 110.0-235.0  
BMI (Mean) 27 ± 4.11 25.8 ± 4 0.165
BMI (Range) 19.2-34.8 20.1-35.0  
Marital status
Single 18 22  
Married 22 17  
Divorced 4 3  
Separated 0 1  
Widowed 0 0  
Domestic Partner 0 0  
Ethnicity
White 9 14  
Asian 0 0  
African-American 2 5  
Hispanic 30 23  
American Indian/ Alaska Native 0 0  
Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander 0 0  
Other 3 1