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Table 1 Participant characteristics by eating pattern type*

From: Arterial stiffness and cardiometabolic health in omnivores and vegetarians: a cross-sectional pilot study

  Omnivores Vegetarians p value
Gender (M/F) 5/17 4/16 0.830
Age (y) 37.4 ± 15.4 34.2 ± 12.5 0.623
Body weight (kg) 69.1 ± 15.2 64.2 ± 9.4 0.358
BMI (kg/m2) 24.4 ± 3.9 22.3 ± 2.8 0.030
Waist circumference (cm) 76.2 ± 11.7 72.2 ± 8.4 0.242
Hip circumference (cm) 100.8 ± 8.2 95.8 ± 6.1 0.030
Physical activity score 46.2 ± 22.5 58.2 ± 54.3 0.920
  1. *Data are mean ± SD; p-values represent Mann–Whitney U test or Chi-Square test for gender