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Table 1 Demographic and anthropometric variables of subjects with and without AN

From: Prevalence of Acanthosis Nigricans in an urban population in Sri Lanka and its utility to detect metabolic syndrome

Variable Subjects with AN Subjects without AN p value
Males [Number (%)] 206 (40) 1138 (47) 0.006
Age [Mean (SD)] 50.8 (7.6) 52.8 (7.8) < 0.001
BMI [Mean (SD)] 27.9 (4.0) 23.3 (3.9) < 0.001
Waist [Mean (SD)] 93.9 (9.1) 83.9 (10.2) < 0.001
Hip [Mean (SD)] 97.5 (8.3) 89.9 (8.0) < 0.001
WHR 0.96 (0.07) 0.93 (0.07) < 0.001