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Table 1 Basic characteristics of the studied subjects

From: The differences of sarcopenia-related phenotypes: effects of gender and population

  Women Men
  Chinese Caucasians Chinese Caucasians
N 851 232 958 130
Age (years) 27.1 ± 4.7 34.0 ± 7.1 26.9 ± 4.0 32.4 ± 8.0
Weight (kg) 50.4 ± 5.7 59.8 ± 6.9 60.5 ± 6.7 74.3 ± 7.1
Height (cm) 158.3 ± 5.1 165.5 ± 6.2 169.5 ± 5.2 180.9 ± 6.5
Body mass index (kg/m2) 20.1 ± 1.9 21.8 ± 2.0 21.0 ± 2.0 22.7 ± 1.7
Percentage body fat (%) 27.7 ± 4.9 29.9 ± 6.0 15.0 ± 5.3 17.4 ± 5.0
  1. Values are means ± SD
  2. N no. of subjects