Table 3: Body Image Questionnaire difference from ideal and dissatisfaction scores.

BIQ factorGenderUrbanizationBMI group
MaleFemaleCityTown/urban villageRural villageUnderweightOptimal BMIOverweight/
Obese

Difference from Ideal

Height0.9 (1.5)0.7 (1.4)0.6 (1.4)0.8 (1.5)0.8 (1.4)1.1 (1.5)0.8 (1.4)0.5 (1.4)
Skin complexion0.5 (1.4)0.5 (1.4)0.5 (1.4)0.6 (1.4)0.6 (1.5)0.2 (1.4)0.6 (1.4)0.3 (1.3)
Hair texture0.4 (1.4)0.7 (1.5)0.5 (1.5)0.6 (1.5)0.5 (1.5)0.2 (1.4)0.6 (1.5)0.4 (0.5)
Facial features0.4 (1.4)0.6 (0.5)0.4 (1.4)0.5 (1.5)0.4 (1.5)0.6 (1.5)1.5 (4.5)0.4 (1.5)
Muscle tone1.2 (1.4)0.8 (1.4) *** 0.4 (0.1)1.5 (0.1)1.4 (0.1)1.2 (1.2)0.8 (1.4)0.9 (1.5)
Body proportions0.8 (1.4)0.9 (1.4)0.7 (1.40)1.1 (1.4) ** 0.8 (1.4)0.7 (1.5)0.8 (1.4)1.3 (1.4) **
Weight0.8 (1.5)0.9 (1.5)1.5 (0.1)1.5 (0.1)1.5 (0.1)1.3 (1.4)0.6 (1.5) ** 1.6 (1.4)
Chest size0.9 (1.5)0.6 (1.5) ** 1.4 (0.1)1.5 (0.1)1.5 (0.1)1.0 (1.4)0.6 (1.5)0.8 (1.6)
Strength1.1 (1.4)0.8 (1.4) ** 0.8 (1.4)1.0 (1.4)0.9 (1.4)1.2 (1.4)0.9 (1.4)0.8 (1.4)
Coordination0.6 (1.4)0.7 (1.4)0.6 (1.4)0.7 (1.5)0.7 (1.4)0.5 (1.4)0.6 (1.4)0.7 (1.3)
Overall appearance0.9 (0.4)0.8 (1.5)0.8 (1.4)1.1 (1.4) ** 0.7 (1.4)0.7 (1.5)0.8 (1.4)1.0 (1.4)

Dissatisfaction

Height1.8 (3.4)1.4 (3.3)1.1 (3.3)1.8 (3.4)1.7 (3.4)1.8 (3.4)1.6 (3.4)1.1 (3.3)
Skin complexion0.9 (3.2)0.9 (3.2)0.9 (3.3)1.1 (3.2)1.0 (3.2)−0.03 (3.0)1.2 (3.2)0.5 (3.1)
Hair texture0.8 (3.1)1.3 (3.5)1.2 (3.4)1.1 (3.3)0.9 (3.4)−0.15 (2.6)1.1 (3.3)0.9 (3.4)
Facial features0.7 (3.3)1.0 (3.6)0.8 (3.4)1.0 (3.5)0.8 (3.6)0.6 (3.3)0.9 (3.4)0.8 (3.6)
Muscle tone2.6 (3.7)1.5 (3.3) ** 1.5 (3.2)2.2 (3.6)1.9 (3.5)1.6 (3.0)1.8 (3.4)1.9 (3.8)
Body proportions1.7 (3.4)1.9 (3.4)1.6 (3.4)2.2 (3.4)1.5 (3.4)1.2 (3.2)1.5 (3.2)2.7 (3.7) ***
Weight1.6 (3.5)2.2 (3.8)1.7 (3.6)2.3 (3.8)1.7 (3.5)2.4 (3.2)1.3 (3.4)3.6 (3.7) ***
Chest size1.8 (3.4)0.9 (3.2) *** 1.1 (3.2)1.3 (3.4)1.4 (3.2)1.7 (3.2)1.0 (3.2)1.4 (3.5)
Strength2.5 (3.7)1.5 (3.2) *** 1.8 (3.4)1.9 (3.4)1.9 (3.6)2.5 (3.5)1.8 (3.3)1.9 (3.7)
Coordination1.3 (3.4)1.3 (3.1)1.2 (3.1)0.3 (3.3)1.3 (3.2)0.8 (3.3)1.2 (3.2)1.3 (3.1)
Overall appearance2.1 (3.5)1.9 (3.8)1.7 (3.6)2.4 (3.8)1.6 (3.5)1.0 (3.2)1.7 (3.6)2.4 (3.6)
Composite BIQ score1.6 (2.1)1.5 (2.1)1.4 (1.9)1.7 (2.1)1.4 (2.0)1.2 (1.7)1.4 (1.9)1.7 (2.3)

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