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Table 1 Descriptive characteristics of 20 healthy adults

From: Effect of oral intake of capsaicinoid beadlets on catecholamine secretion and blood markers of lipolysis in healthy adults: a randomized, placebo controlled, double-blind, cross-over study

Variable Men
(n = 10)
Women
(n = 10)
P value
Age (yrs) 25.5 ± 1.2 23.9 ± 1.3 0.375
Height (cm) 175.2 ± 2.0 165.9 ± 1.4 0.002
Weight (kg) 77.4 ± 2.5 60.2 ± 3.9 0.002
BMI (kg·m-2) 25.2 ± 0.6 21.7 ± 1.1 0.01
Body fat (%)* 10.2 ± 1.1 21.1 ± 1.6 < 0.0001
Waist (cm) 82.9 ± 1.7 67.5 ± 1.9 < 0.0001
Hip (cm) 99.0 ± 1.4 96.4 ± 2.8 0.428
Waist:Hip 0.84 ± 0.01 0.70 ± 0.01 < 0.0001
Anaerobic Exercise (years) 8.3 ± 1.5 4.2 ± 1.0 0.035
Anaerobic Exercise (hours per week) 3.6 ± 0.5 1.4 ± 0.4 0.002
Aerobic Exercise (years) 5.1 ± 1.4 7.9 ± 2.2 0.282
Aerobic Exercise (hours per week) 3.8 ± 1.2 5.0 ± 1.1 0.484
  1. Data are Mean ± SEM
  2. * Determined from 7-site skinfold analysis use Lange calipers and Siri equation