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Table 3 Smoothed age- and sex- specific percentile values for low-density lipoprotein cholesterol (mmol/l) for urban Asian Indian adolescents 14–18 y of age.

From: Centile values for serum lipids and blood pressure for Asian Indian adolescents

  Age 5 th 10 th 25 th 50 th 75 th 85 th 90 th 95 th
Boys
  14 1.24 1.43 1.76 2.14 2.52 2.73 2.88 3.09
  15 1.15 1.37 1.74 2.18 2.63 2.88 3.06 3.31
  16 1.10 1.29 1.65 2.09 2.57 2.84 3.03 3.32
  17 1.04 1.21 1.53 1.94 2.42 2.70 2.91 3.23
  18 0.98 1.13 1.41 1.78 2.22 2.49 2.69 3.00
Girls
  14 1.12 1.30 1.64 2.05 2.51 2.76 2.94 3.22
  15 1.24 1.46 1.82 2.24 2.68 2.92 3.09 3.34
  16 1.23 1.45 1.81 2.22 2.64 2.86 3.01 3.24
  17 1.18 1.39 1.75 2.16 2.57 2.80 2.95 3.19
  18 1.22 1.40 1.73 2.14 2.58 2.84 3.01 3.29