Table 4: Age-adjusted Pearson partial correlation between the different anthropometric measurements and the different inflammatory variables*.

MenWaistWeightBMIBAIWaist/HipWaist/Height

hsCRP0.3500.2960.3560.2140.2140.370
Fibrinogen0.1910.1430.1750.1530.0850.204
WBC0.1870.1620.1960.0950.1400.200

WomenWaistWeightBMIBAIWaist/HipWaist/Height

hsCRP0.4050.4110.4660.3370.2210.421
Fibrinogen0.2470.2360.2700.2510.0960.259
WBC0.1660.1630.1820.1050.1200.170

*All above correlations are highly significant (all ).