Table 3: Correlations (rho) between the created adiposity index, all variables included in the factor analysis, and BMI.

VariableAdiposity indexAgeHeightShouldersElbowWristHipKneeWaistSubscapular
skinfold
Triceps
skinfold
Biceps
skinfold
Suprailiac
skinfold
Fat mass
score
Lean mass
score

Age0.14
Height0.390.33
Shoulders0.510.290.77
Elbow0.450.180.590.57
Wrist0.400.180.620.580.60
Hip0.650.240.680.680.540.55
Knee0.430.210.680.650.690.660.61
Waist0.750.230.570.650.560.550.700.63
Subscapular skinfold0.920.150.350.480.450.380.560.420.69
Triceps skinfold0.920.100.300.400.410.340.520.400.610.83
Biceps skinfold0.900.080.290.380.390.340.530.350.620.800.83
Suprailiac skinfold0.910.120.390.510.420.430.590.440.700.840.820.80
Fat mass score0.720.060.140.280.330.190.410.270.580.630.600.610.57
Lean mass score0.240.090.110.270.320.350.260.400.380.300.280.260.29−0.11
BMI0.810.170.410.560.580.510.640.620.830.770.730.720.740.640.58

BMI: Body Mass Index.