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Table 2 Baseline characteristics by BMI category and sex (N = 1541 males and N = 3484 females)

From: Diabetes and lipid screening among patients in primary care: A cohort study

  BMI (kg/m2)
  Males Females
  <25 25–<30 30–<35 ≥35 <25 25–<30 30–<35 ≥35
  (n = 374) (n = 705) (n = 315) (n = 147) (n = 1618) (n = 1010) (n = 500) (n = 356)
  % of Subjects
   Age, years         
<35 26 15 10 11 34 24 20 22
35–44 21 21 22 27 27 23 23 24
45–54 26 27 31 33 19 22 20 29
55–64 12 16 16 14 7 11 15 14
≥65 15 21 20 16 12 20 23 12
   Race/ethnicity         
Black 4 4 6 10 4 8 11 13
Hispanic 1 1 2 2 1 2 2 1
Other 10 5 2 1 8 6 4 1
White 38 52 53 43 56 53 52 50
Missing 48 39 38 44 31 31 31 35
   Hypertension 18 30 44 48 10 24 34 38
   Diabetes 7 12 22 32 3 6 18 22
   Hypertriglyceridemia 6 17 23 20 3 11 19 18
   Low HDL 7 17 20 24 4 14 24 22
   High LDL 8 17 17 16 4 11 18 13