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Table 1 Socio-Demographics of Study Group (n = 129)

From: Metabolic syndrome in South Asian immigrants: more than low HDL requiring aggressive management

Variable   n (%)
Age (years)   51.30 ± 9.23 *
  Male 51.04 ± 9.64*
  Female 51.68 ± 8.70*
Gender   
  Male 76 (58.6)
  Female 53 (41.4)
Ethnicity   
  South Indian 33 (25.6)
  Guajarati 23 (17.8)
  Hindi 23 (17.8)
  Bengali 10 (7.8)
  Punjabi 8 (6.2)
  Other 4 (3.2)
Work Type   
  Employee full time 91 (70.5)
  Homework 14 (10.9)
  Employee part time 9 (7.0)
  Unemployed 6 (4.7)
  Other 8 (6.2)
Education   
  Post-Graduate 67 (51.9)
  Graduate 30 (23.3)
  Undergraduate 24 (18.6)
  Other 1 (0.8)
  1. * Mean ± SD (Standard Deviation)