Advances in Epidemiology / 2014 / Article / Tab 4

Research Article

Metabolic Syndrome according to Three Definitions in Hammam-Sousse Sahloul Heart Study: A City Based Tunisian Study

Table 4

Prevalence of various components of MetS in men and by age group according to NCEP ATP III 2001 [6], IDF 2005 [7], and JIS 2009 [8] definitions.

Age groupsHigher WC %Hypertension %Hypertriglyceridemia %Low HDL-C %Hyperglycemia %

IDF 2005 [7] and JIS 2009* [8] 20–29 years 37.943.57.1707.3
30–39 years 56.641.618.269.59.2
40–49 years 53.461.517.26024.1
50–59 years 63.27319.468.233.7
60–69 years 57.684.78.75045.7
≥70 years 62.190.31462.349.1
Total 566415.363.927.7
0.046<0.00010.262 0.254 <0.0001

NCEP ATP III 2001 [6]20–29 years 20.717.77.1747.3
30–39 years 18.418.218.269.59.2
40–49 years 27.237.517.261.324.1
50–59 years 31.656.519.471.633.7
60–69 years 33.969.58.75045.7
≥70 years 36.2711464.249.1
Total28.644.715.365.827.7
0.121<0.00010.262 0.116 <0.0001

Limits are the same as from IDF 2005 [7] and JIS 2009 [8] so their results are reported together.