Table 2: Mean levels and percentages of high levels* of C-reactive protein and White blood cell count by 1- and 10-year change in weight categories.

C-reactive protein (mg/dL) White blood cell count ( 1000 cells/ L)
Mean ± SD% High Mean ± SD% High

Weight change in past 1 years (%)
 Loss
  ≥10 kg96 38.8296 32.90
  4–9 kg323 22.48323 29.31
 Stable (<4 kg)1721 20.471716 24.84
 Gain
  4–9 kg378 30.86378 31.87
  ≥10 kg177 50.18177 30.85
Weight change in past 10 years (%)
 Loss
  ≥10 kg220 24.52220 30.63
  4–9 kg297 20.25295 26.77
 Stable (<4 kg)881 15.86878 23.66
 Gain
  4–9 kg626 22.16626 28.53
  ≥10 kg642 38.54642 29.38

*High levels included individuals in the highest sample-based quartile (CRP >0.51 mg/dL; WBC > cells/ L).
SD: standard deviation.