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Table 3 TCL among male Swiss conscripts 2006-2012 adjusted for BMI and sports test performance (Test Fitness Rekrutierung TFR), N = 158,836

From: Multivariable analysis of total cholesterol levels in male Swiss Armed Forces conscripts 2006-2012 (N = 174,872)

BMI Sports Test N Mean 95 % CI 95 % CI SD N[5.17–6.18) % [5.17–6.18) N ≥ 6.18 % ≥ 6.18 N ≥ 5.17 % ≥ 5.17
<18.5 1st Tertile (low) 2121 3.907 3.879 3.935 0.665 67 3.2 % 9 0.4 % 76 3.6 %
  2nd Tertile (medium) 1813 3.924 3.893 3.955 0.681 68 3.8 % 9 0.5 % 77 4.3 %
  3rd Tertile (high) 923 3.927 3.887 3.967 0.620 34 3.7 % 2 0.2 % 36 3.9 %
  Total 4857 3.917 3.898 3.936 0.663 169 3.5 % 20 0.4 % 189 3.9 %
18.5–24.9 1st Tertile (low) 27907 4.113 4.104 4.122 0.743 2014 7.2 % 310 1.1 % 2324 8.3 %
  2nd Tertile (medium) 39827 4.077 4.070 4.084 0.707 2431 6.1 % 291 0.7 % 2722 6.8 %
  3rd Tertile (high) 47363 4.058 4.052 4.064 0.679 2675 5.6 % 261 0.6 % 2936 6.2 %
  Total 115097 4.078 4.074 4.082 0.705 7120 6.2 % 862 0.7 % 7982 6.9 %
25.0–29.9 1st Tertile (low) 13846 4.443 4.429 4.457 0.832 2169 15.7 % 402 2.9 % 2571 18.6 %
  2nd Tertile (medium) 10016 4.388 4.373 4.403 0.794 1326 13.2 % 239 2.4 % 1565 15.6 %
  3rd Tertile (high) 7223 4.290 4.272 4.308 0.765 740 10.2 % 130 1.8 % 870 12.0 %
  Total 31085 4.390 4.381 4.399 0.807 4235 13.6 % 771 2.5 % 5006 16.1 %
≥30.00 1st Tertile (low) 6394 4.688 4.666 4.710 0.887 1414 22.1 % 369 5.8 % 1783 27.9 %
  2nd Tertile (medium) 1144 4.624 4.573 4.675 0.874 266 23.3 % 42 3.7 % 308 27.0 %
  3rd Tertile (high) 259 4.677 4.575 4.779 0.837 54 20.8 % 11 4.2 % 65 25.0 %
  Total 7797 4.678 4.658 4.698 0.884 1734 22.2 % 422 5.4 % 2156 27.6 %
Total 1st Tertile (low) 50268 4.268 4.261 4.275 0.816 5664 11.3 % 1090 2.2 % 6754 13.5 %
  2nd Tertile (medium) 52800 4.143 4.137 4.149 0.742 4091 7.7 % 581 1.1 % 4672 8.8 %
  3rd Tertile (high) 55768 4.089 4.083 4.095 0.696 3503 6.3 % 404 0.7 % 3907 7.0 %
  Total 158836 4.164 4.160 4.168 0.755 13258 8.3 % 2075 1.3 % 15333 9.6 %