Table 1: Mean (sd) anthropometric variables by population.

MaleFemale
African AmericanMexican AmericanCaucasianAsian IndianAfrican AmericanMexican AmericanCaucasianAsian Indian

884104379975771131109810218152
Height (cm) 176.9 (7.13)170.0 (6.51)177.5 (6.68)164.7 (7.63)163.6 (6.42)157.4 (6.10)164.0 (6.51)156.3 (7.05)
Weight (kg) 82.5 (19.12)75.4 (13.91)81.3 (16.64)59.2 (10.29)74.5 (19.68)67.3 (16.01)67.3 (16.97)54.7 (10.18)
BMI (kg/m2) 26.3 (5.56)26.0 (4.30)25.7 (4.70)21.8 (3.80)27.8 (7.04)27.1 (6.15)25.0 (6.08)22.4 (4.45)
Waist (cm)88.7 (14.54)90.2 (11.17)91.7 (12.71)78.5 (10.10)89.3 (16.20) 88.0 (14.29)83.5 (14.86)77.6 (10.59)
Hip (cm) 99.3 (11.13)96.4 (7.84)99.0 (8.86)87.8 (9.74)104.6 (13.82)101.3 (12.38)100.5 (12.61)89.6 (11.33)
Waist/hip 0.89 (0.07)0.93 (0.06)0.92 (0.06)0.90 (0.07)0.85 (0.08)0.87 (0.07)0.83 (0.08)0.87 (0.08)
BSA [32]2.00 (0.24)1.88 (0.19)1.99 (0.22)1.64 (0.16)1.83 (0.25)1.70 (0.21)1.74 (0.22)1.53 (0.15)