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Table 2 The general characteristics according to gender of participants

From: Constitutional multicenter bank linked to Sasang constitutional phenotypic data

  Total Male Female P-value
(n = 3,711) (n = 1,353) (n = 2,358)
Age (years) 47.5 ± 16.1 47.1 ± 16.6 47.7 ± 15.8 0.332
Height (cm) 161.8 ± 8.6 169.4 ± 7.0 157.4 ± 6.1 0.000
Weight (kg) 61.2 ± 11.3 68.6 ± 11.4 57.0 ± 8.8 0.000
BMI (kg/m2) 23.3 ± 3.3 23.8 ± 3.2 23 ± 3.4 0.000
SBP (mmHg) 119.3 ± 15.7 122.4 ± 15.1 117.6 ± 15.7 0.000
DBP (mmHg) 76.7 ± 11.2 78.8 ± 11.2 75.5 ± 11.1 0.000
Marital status     
Marriage 2702(73.6) 1002(74.9) 1700(72.8) 0.081
Unmarried 971(26.4) 335(25.1) 636(27.2)  
Occupation     
White-color 1317(36.3) 619(46.9) 698(30.2) 0.000
Blue-color 534(14.7) 301(22.8) 233(10.1)  
Other 1782(49.1) 399(30.3) 1383(59.8)  
Education (years)     
<6 735(20.1) 177(13.3) 558(24) 0.000
6-12 1431(39.1) 544(41) 887(38.1)  
>12 1490(40.8) 607(45.7) 883(37.9)  
  1. BMI, body mass index; SBP, systolic blood pressure; DBP, diastolic blood pressure.
  2. Means of variables were not significantly different between men and women, P > 0.05. Distribution of participants was significantly different among variable categories and between gender.