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Table 1 General characteristics of the study group.

From: Body fat measurement by bioelectrical impedance and air displacement plethysmography: a cross-validation study to design bioelectrical impedance equations in Mexican adults

  Female (n = 82) Male (n = 73)
  Mean ± SD Range Mean ± SD Range
Weight (kg) 65.7 * ± 12. 9 42.9–99.0 79.0 * ± 13.1 51.3–121
Age (years) 34.3 ± 7.6 22–48 33.9 ± 7.3 21–47
Height (m) 1.61* ± 0.05 1.45–1.80 1.73 * ± 0.05 1.58–1.8
BMI (kg/m2) 25.4 ± 4.4 18.2–35.5 26.2 ± 3.6 17.8–35.3
Waist 83.4* ± 12.0 60–116 91.8* ± 10.5 69–120
WHR 0.81* ± 0.08 0.63–1.1 0.90* ± 0.05 0.78–1.1
  1. *: significant differences, p < 0.05. WHR: Waist to hip ratio