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Table 1 Baseline patient characteristics

From: Predictors of adequate physical activity within a multiethnic polycystic ovary syndrome patient population: a cross-sectional assessment

  White
(n = 287)
Hispanic
(n = 71)
East/SE Asian
(n = 52)
South Asian
(n = 32)
Black
/AA
(n = 23)
p value†
Age (year)* 28.3
(24.7, 32.1)
29.2
(23.4, 33.3)
29.0
(23.8, 33.7)
26.2
(23.5, 31.6)
32.0
(28.4, 36.6)
0.02
BMI* 26.0
(22.5, 32.9)
31.7
(27.9, 37.3)
25.7
(21.7, 31.5)
25.0
(22.0, 28.3)
36.2
(28.2, 40.7)
< 0.01
Waist
Circumference (cm)*
81.3
(71.1, 96.5)
94.0
(81.3, 102.9)
81.3
(68.6, 91.0)
78.7
(68.6, 94.0)
101.6
(81.3, 117.0)
< 0.01
Percentage with income ≥ $75 k/year 53.4%
(n = 139)
29.0%
(n = 18)
51.0%
(n = 25)
61.5%
(n = 16)
47.8%
(n = 11)
< 0.01
Percentage obtaining a college degree 78.7%
(n = 210)
55.4%
(n = 36)
69.4%
(n = 34)
92.6%
(n = 25)
57.1%
(n = 12)
< 0.01
Percentage who are nulliparous 92.6%
(n = 214)
85.5%
(n = 53)
86.1%
(n = 31)
90.9%
(n = 20)
59.1%
(n = 13)
< 0.01
Percentage who are U.S.-born 88.9%
(n = 208)
75.4%
(n = 43)
45.7%
(n = 21)
47.8%
(n = 11)
100%
(n = 18)
< 0.01
  1. *Data presented in median (25th percentile, 75th percentile)
  2. Kruskal–Wallis, chi-squared, or Fisher’s exact test used as appropriate