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Table 1 Characteristics of the study population. Data are the mean ± SD.

From: Cardiovascular disease risk factors among children of different socioeconomic status in Istanbul, Turkey: Directions for public health and nutrition policy

  Boys (n = 257) Girls (n = 253)
Age (years) 12,6 ± 0,5 12,5 ± 0,5
Height (cm) 151,1 ± 9,0 151,2 ± 7,8
Weight (kg) 41,1 ± 9,9 42,5 ± 9,7
BMI (kg/m2)a 17,8 ± 3,0 18,4 ± 3,1
Sum of skinfolds (mm) 34,8 ± 19,8 42,1 ± 20,2
  1. aParameter was log transformed.