Table 1: Demographic characteristics of study subjects.

ParametersCpG A CpG B
Controls ()Cases ()Controls ()Cases ()

Age (years)52.74 ± 7.6952.62 ± 8.8351.12 ± 7.2952.08 ± 8.21
Gender (male : female)1.161.830.961.48
Waist to stature0.52 ± 0.930.60 ± 1.360.51 ± 0.110.52 ± 0.11
Diabetes (%)29.0954.88**24.4965.10**
Hypertension (%)9.0976.77**4.0886.58**
Hypercholesterolemia (%)9.0971.38**6.1271.14**
Heart diseases (%)11.8223.91*2.0420.13*
Smoking (%)29.0943.43**24.4943.62*
Coffee drinking (%)51.8267.34*44.9064.43*
Tea drinking (%)59.0982.15**63.2785.91*

Values are the mean ± standard deviation from -test for continuous variables and test for categorical variables. * and ** denote and , respectively.