Table 1: Anthropometric and biochemical measurements of the seven different age groups.

≤20 years21–30 years31–40 years41–50 years51–60 years61–70 years71–80 years
MV ± SDMV ± SDMV ± SDMV ± SDMV ± SDMV ± SDMV ± SD

74794350595033
Gender (male, %)44493844513946
Age [years]19.1 ± 0.224.8 ± 1.135.0 ± 2.745.7 ± 3.456.4 ± 4.064.3 ± 4.974.0 ± 3.3
Body height (cm)167.1 ± 8.3166.3 ± 8.2163.1 ± 6.5166.4 ± 10.5159.4 ± 4.3166.0 ± 15.1158.0 ± 8.1
Body weight (Kg)59.4 ± 7.659.9 ± 8.456.1 ± 6.863.3 ± 10.556.6 ± 6.565.7 ± 10.062.0 ± 8.1
Body mass index (Kg/m2)21.3 ± 1.821.7 ± 4.121.1 ± 2.122.8 ± 2.222.3 ± 2.423.8 ± 0.824.8 ± 1.0
Total cholesterol (mg/dL)184.8 ± 34.1175.2 ± 24.9190.2 ± 21.6184.9 ± 18.3219.4 ± 8.9190.5 ± 21.8183.0 ± 23.1
HDL-cholesterol (mg/dL)63.5 ± 7.964.6 ± 13.868.0 ± 27.067.5 ± 6.473.0 ± 19.566.0 ± 10.264.0 ± 9.2
LDL-cholesterol (mg/dL)102.0 ± 21.092.0 ± 19.2111.7 ± 29.6100.5 ± 6.4128.7 ± 12.492.0 ± 12.290.0 ± 13.2
Triglycerides (mg/dL)96.5 ± 47.885.4 ± 27.458.3 ± 20.557.5 ± 2.160.3 ± 20.864.0 ± 18.180.0 ± 5.1
Total cholesterol/HDL cholesterol2.9 ± 0.32.8 ± 0.63.0 ± 1.12.7 ± 0.13.1 ± 0.92.9 ± 0.22.8 ± 0.1
Non-HDL cholesterol121.3 ± 27.5110.5 ± 22.8123.7 ± 32.3112.0 ± 7.1140.7 ± 16.8124 ± 17.3119.3 ± 19.3
Glycaemia (mg/dL)79.3 ± 2.284.1 ± 5.969.2 ± 16.574.0 ± 19.176.0 ± 15.872.5 ± 6.482.0 ± 12.1
Family history of premature CVD [%]3343355

Mean (MV) ± standard deviation (SD). HDL and LDL: high and low density lipoprotein cholesterol, respectively. : number of subjects. CVD: cardiovascular disease.