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Table 2 Mean (95% CI) Level of Serum Total, LDL, HDL Cholesterol, and Triglycerides in Shandong Adults Aged ≥40 years, 2012

From: Serum lipid and lipoprotein levels of middle-aged and elderly Chinese men and women in Shandong Province

  Serum Cholesterol, mmol/L Serum Triglycerides, mmol/L
Total LDL HDL
Sex- and age-specific
 Men, age, y
  40–44 4.99 ± 0.93 2.90 ± 0.77 1.40 ± 0.31 1.38(1.02–2.18)
  45–49 5.20 ± 0.97 3.00 ± 0.79 1.41 ± 0.40 1.55(1.03–2.29)
  50–54 5.08 ± 0.96 3.01 ± 0.73 1.43 ± 0.36 1.34(0.93–1.92)
  55–59 5.19 ± 1.04 3.12 ± 0.85 1.42 ± 0.39 1.38(0.99–2.07)
  60–64 5.19 ± 0.98 3.13 ± 0.83 1.40 ± 0.36 1.34(1.00–1.86)
  65–69 5.19 ± 0.90 3.12 ± 0.81 1.42 ± 0.35 1.26(0.92–1.75)
   ≥ 70 5.11 ± 0.98 3.10 ± 0.80 1.44 ± 0.40 1.24(0.91–1.75)
P values for linear trend 0.29 < 0.05 0.30 < 0.05
 Women, age, y
  40–44 4.74 ± 0.90 2.73 ± 0.73 1.59 ± 0.33 1.00(0.75–1.39)
  45–49 5.05 ± 1.05 2.94 ± 0.85 1.61 ± 0.37 1.06(0.76–1.59)
  50–54 5.42 ± 1.06 3.20 ± 0.87 1.61 ± 0.36 1.26(0.88–1.75)
  55–59 5.54 ± 1.00 3.31 ± 0.82 1.56 ± 0.39 1.41(1.02–2.05)
  60–64 5.72 ± 1.03 3.40 ± 0.88 1.51 ± 0.34 1.52(1.07–2.15)
  65–69 5.67 ± 0.99 3.42 ± 0.83 1.51 ± 0.36 1.46(1.11–2.05)
   ≥ 70 5.75 ± 1.07 3.44 ± 0.92 1.53 ± 0.40 1.51(1.11–2.10)
P values for linear trend < 0.01 < 0.01 < 0.05 < 0.01
Status of glucose metabolism
 NGT 5.27 ± 1.01 3.11 ± 0.83 1.54 ± 0.38 1.24(0.89–1.76)
 Prediabetes 5.49 ± 1.07 3.27 ± 0.88 1.50 ± 0.35 1.41(1.00–1.98)
 Diabetes 5.39 ± 1.09 3.23 ± 0.90 1.43 ± 0.39 1.58(1.11–2.27)
 P values for difference < 0.01 < 0.01 < 0.01 < 0.01
Blood pressure
 NBP 5.06 ± 1.13 3.05 ± 0.87 1.60 ± 0.43 1.10(0.80–1.58)
 Prehypertension 5.30 ± 1.00 3.11 ± 0.84 1.53 ± 0.35 1.22(0.88–1.74)
 Hypertension 5.48 ± 1.01 3.26 ± 0.85 1.47 ± 0.34 1.36(1.05–2.04)
P values for difference < 0.01 < 0.05 < 0.01 < 0.05
  1. LDL low-density lipoprotein, HDL high-density lipoprotein, NGT normal glucose tolerance, Prediabetes contains: (1) IFG, impaired fasting glucose; (2) IGT, impaired glucose tolerance; (3) IFG accompany with IGT. NBP, normal blood pressure, systolic blood pressure < 120 mmHg and diastolic blood pressure < 80 mmHg (1 mmHg = 0.1 33 kPa); Prehypertension, systolic blood pressure 120–139 mmHg and/or diastolic blood pressure 80–89 mmHg; Hypertension, systolic blood pressure ≥ 140 mmHg or diastolic blood pressure ≥ 90 mmHg