Table 2

Body mass index (BMI) by gender, age-group and years till death or end of study

SurvivorsDecedents
FrequencyMean BMI (SD)FrequencyMean BMI (SD)
GenderMen11 65727.8 (4.1)249627.2 (4.5)
Women15 40627.9 (5.3)229827.0 (5.3)
Age at measurement (years)40–4441127.1 (5.8)727.1 (4.5)
45–54529427.5 (4.8)28328.1 (6.3)
55–64943628.1 (5.0)73228.1 (5.4)
65–74772428.1 (4.7)153427.5 (5.0)
75–84367727.7 (4.5)180126.6 (4.5)
85–9052126.6 (4.4)43725.6 (3.9)
Years till death or end of study0322828.2 (5.1)15026.0 (4.9)
−138526.4 (5.0)
−244326.7 (4.6)
−3248328.3 (5.3)44827.0 (5.2)−
−4231428.3 (5.0)41626.8 (4.9)
−542527.5 (4.9)
−647127.4 (5.2)
−7321228.0 (4.8)42126.9 (5.0)
−8258827.9 (4.8)35027.5 (4.9)
−931827.2 (4.7)
−1033327.2 (4.6)
−11526127.8 (4.7)24227.7 (4.7)
−1219128.1 (5.5)
−13262127.4 (4.6)16527.5 (4.7)
−14535627.4 (4.5)3628.0 (4.4)
  • Figures are mean (SD) BMI.