Table 1: Characteristics of the study population.

VariableCategory Percent

East Asian36437.92
SE Asian9610.00
African American111.15
Hispanic687.08
Racial compositionIndian515.31
Middle Eastern868.96
Pacific Islander272.81
White21622.50
Other414.27

Asian, no Pac Islander47549.48
Combined racial
groups
White21622.50
Hispanic687.08
Other, Inc Pac Isl, Mixed20120.94

GenderMale38039.58
Female58060.42

Body-mass index (WHO-International)*<18.5747.71
18.5–24.966469.17
25.0–29.917017.71
30.0+525.42

Body mass index (WHO-Asian populations)**<18.5747.71
18.5–22.948150.10
23.0–27.4929630.83
27.5+10911.35

Percent body fat<20.023023.96
20.0–24.922723.65
25.0–29.929130.31
30.0+21222.08

Age (years)Mean21.40
S.D.1.64

Body mass indexMean22.95
S.D.3.82

Weight (kg)Mean65.37
S.D.14.74

Height (m)Mean1.69
S.D.0.09

Total percent body fat Mean24.82
S.D.6.94

Fat body mass (kg)Mean16.52
S.D.11.4

Fat-free body mass (kg)Mean49.15
S.D.11.76

*WHO: see [23].
**WHO: see [24].
S.D.: standard deviation.