Advances in Epidemiology / 2014 / Article / Tab 5

Research Article

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

Table 5

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

Age groups Higher WC %Hypertension %Hypertriglyceridemia %Low HDL-C %Hyperglycemia %

IDF 2005 [7] and JIS 2009* [8] 20–29 years53.214.22.856.66.3
30–39 years78.317.53.166.97.5
40–49 years87.644.85.261.315
50–59 years94.775.812.864.630.3
60–69 years99.185.1165746.5
≥70 years94.994.113.35946.1
Total83.550.67.761.321.7
<0.0001<0.0001<0.00010.460 <0.0001

NCEP ATP III 2001 [6] 20–29 years28.211.72.856.66.3
30–39 years55.6123.166.97.5
40–49 years66.424.95.261.315
50–59 years85.554.212.864.630.3
60–69 years9371.1165746.5
≥70 years88.984.213.35946.1
Total66.636.77.761.321.7
<0.0001<0.0001<0.00010.460 <0.0001

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