Table 2

Prevalence of abdominal obesity stratified by gender and constitution
Variables Constitution type Total P value
TE SE SY
Male
  AO 259 (63.7) 28 (14.7) 102 (32.8) 389 (42.8)
  NO 148 (36.3) 163 (85.3) 209 (67.2) 520 (57.2) <0.001
  Total 407 (100) 191 (100) 311 (100) 909 (100)
Female
  AO 530 (84.8) 184 (41.7) 292 (52.8) 1006 (62.1)
  NO 95 (15.2) 257 (58.3) 261 (47.2) 613 (37.9) <0.001
  Total 625 (100) 441 (100) 553 (100) 1619 (100)

Data are shown as the n (%). TE, Tae-eumin; SE, Soeumin; SY, Soyangin; AO, Abdominal obesity; NO, Non-obese.

Jang et al.

Jang et al. BMC Complementary and Alternative Medicine 2013 13:72   doi:10.1186/1472-6882-13-72

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