Table 3

Correlation between self-reported and measured MS variables

Variables

Pearson's r

95% CI

Spearman's Rho

95% CI

Intraclass Correlation Coefficient

95% CI


BMI

0.95

0.93- 0.97

0.91

0.88- 0.93

0.93

0.91-0.95


Waist circumferece

0.96

0.92- 0.98

0.96

0.93- 0.98

0.96

0.93-0.98


Glycaemia

0.74

0.65- 0.81

0.78

0.71- 0.84

0.75

0.66-0.82


HDL

0.54

0.39- 0.66

0.87

0.82- 0.90

0.50

0.35-0.63


Triglycerides

0.79

0.65- 0.88

0.87

0.82- 0.90

0.78

0.70-0.84


SBP

0.52

0.38- 0.63

0.58

0.46- 0.67

0.49

0.34-0.61


DBP

0.55

0.42- 0.66

0.61

0.50- 0.70

0.55

0.41-0.65


BMI Body mass index

SBP Systolic blood pressure

DBP Diastolic blood pressure

CI confidence interval

Barrio-Lopez et al. BMC Public Health 2011 11:867   doi:10.1186/1471-2458-11-867

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