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Table 1 Descriptive characteristics of participants.

From: The effect of the Thanksgiving Holiday on weight gain

  Male (N = 44) Female (N = 50) Group (N = 94)
Age 24.4 ± 4.9 21.8 ± 4.1 23.0 ± 4.6
Height (cm) 179.7 ± 6.3 166.4 ± 6.7 172.6 ± 9.3
Weight (kg) 80.3 ± 12.5 64.9 ± 11.1 72.1 ± 14.0
BMI (kg/m2) 24.8 ± 3.4 23.5 ± 3.8 24.0 ± 3.9
Waist (cm) 84.6 ± 8.7 75.1 ± 9.9 79.6 ± 10.5
Hip (cm) 101.4 ± 8.1 99.2 ± 9.5 100.2 ± 8.9
Waist hip ratio 0.83 ± 0.04 0.76 ± 0.07 0.80 ± 0.07
  1. Means ± Standard deviation