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Table 1 Characteristics of Brazilian population according to gender.

From: Nutrient intakes related to osteoporotic fractures in men and women – The Brazilian Osteoporosis Study (BRAZOS)

  Men (n = 693) Women (n = 1651) Total (n = 2344)
Age (years) 56 (40–98)a 59 (40–102) * 58 (40–102)
Body Mass Index (kg/m 2 ) 25.8 (14.7–46.1) 25.7 (12.7–51.2) 25.7 (12.7–51.2)
Weight (kg) 72.0 (40–130) 63.7 (30–125) * 66 (30–130)
Height (m) 1.66 (1.40–2.00) 1.57 (1.20–1.83) * 1.60 (1.20–2.00)
  1. a Median (minimum-maximum) *p < 0.001 men vs. women, Mann-Whitney Test.