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Table 5 Relationship between body composition analysis and Kupperman index, Beck depression inventory-II and State and Trait anxiety of postmenopausal women

From: Association of depression, anxiety and menopausal-related symptoms with demographic, anthropometric and body composition indices in healthy postmenopausal women

Variables BMI BFM LBM SLM
Kupperman Index* r = 0.143 r = 0.139 r = 0.076 r = 0.083
p = 0.025 p = 0.030 p = 0.234 p = 0.193
Beck depression inventory-II ** r = 0.014 r = 0.104 r =  − 0.139 r =  − 0.128
p = 0.834 p = 0.108 P = 0.031 p = 0.047
State anxiety* r = 0.111 r = 0.080 r = 0.045 r = 0.056
p = 0.084 p = 0.210 p = 0.481 p = 0.380
Trait anxiety*** r = 0.198 r = 0.151 r = 0.091 r = 0.115
p = 0.018 p = 0.021 p = 0.127 p = 0.079
  1. *Spearman's correlation analysis, **partial Pearson’s correlation analysis adjusted for age and physical activity; ***partial Pearson’s correlation analysis adjusted for physical activity; BFM, body fat mass; BMI, body mass index; LBM, lean body mass; SLM, slim lean mass