Table 5: Incidence of metabolic disorders by BMI category.

ComorbidityOverall population with comorbidity, %Subjects in BMI ranges (kg/m2), %
18.5–24.925.0–26.927.0–29.930.0–34.935.9–39.9≥40

Diabetes*8.94.25.710.112.116.427.2
Hypertension28.917.625.330.839.34451.3
Dyslipidemia52.938.253.162.26867.562.5

Includes previously diagnosed and undiagnosed diabetes mellitus. Diagnosed is based on self-report. Undiagnosed is defined using the criterion of fasting glucose >125 mg/dL.
Elevated blood pressure (systolic ≥140 mm Hg, or diastolic ≥90 mm Hg), or taking antihypertensive medications.
Any of the following: total cholesterol ≥240 mg/dL, triglycerides >200 mg/dL, low-density lipoprotein ≥160 mg/dL, or high-density lipoprotein <40 mg/dL.
Adapted from: [62].