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Table 1 Baseline characteristics

From: Weekly variation in markers of cardiometabolic health – the possible effect of weekend behavior – a cross-sectional study

  Boys (n = 294) Girls (n = 287)
Age (years) 14.3 (1.2) 14.0 (1.2)
Height (cm) 169.0 (11.2) 164.2 (7.1)
Weight (kg) 55.5 (12.2) 53.3 (9.3)
BMI (kg/m2) 19.2 (2.5) 19.7 (2.7)
Tanner stage (%)
 Stage 1–3 40 46
 Stage 4–5 60 54
 Insulin (μlU/mL)a 5.6 (4.1–7.6) 7.0 (5.4–9.1)
 Glucose (mg/dL) 89.0 (6.3) 88.4 (7.8)
 Triglyceride (mg/dL) 63.9 (26.0) 70.2 (28.4)
 HDL-C (mg/dL) 53.9 (13.1) 57.6 (13.2)
 LDL-C (mg/dL) 83.6 (21.6) 91.7 (23.0)
 Systolic BP (mmHg) 109.2 (9.1) 105.6 (8.0)
 Diastolic BP (mmHg) 61.9 (6.2) 63.5 (6.0)
Socioeconomic status (%)
 No tertiary qualifications 35 31
 Tertiary qualifications 65 69
  1. N = 581 except for biochemical biomarkers (n = 497). Values are mean (SD) unless otherwise noted
  2. amedian (25th and 75th percentiles)