Table 3 : Gender differences in BMI and BGL for all the subjects.


Sex N BMI (Kg/M2) BGL (mMol/L) r-values p-values

Male 151 22.14±5.40 4.09±0.74 0.23 P≤0.05
Female 102 23.13±3.08 4.19±0.85 0.53 P≤0.05
Total 253 22.54±4.63 4.12±0.78 0.38 P≤0.05

expressed as Mean±SD for "n" subjects.
BMI-BGL Mass Index, BGL-Blood Glucose Level BMI classification: ≤18.5: Underweight,18.5-25.0: normal 25.0-30.0: Overweight, 30.0-35.0: obese class I, 35.0-40.0: obese class II and >40.0: obese class III.

E Josiah et al.HOAJ BIOLOGY  2013 2:4DOI : 10.7243/2050-0874-2-4