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Table 2 Distribution of waist circumference and waist-to-hip ratio

From: Assessment of the FINDRISC tool in predicting the risk of developing type 2 diabetes mellitus in a young adult Nigerian population

Male (m), female (f) Male frequency (%) Female frequency (%) Total frequency (%)
Waist circumference (cm)
 < 94 (m), < 80 (f) 60 (44.8%) 26 (19.4%) 86 (64.2%)
 94–102 (m), 80–88 (f) 1 (0.7%) 18 (13.4%) 19 (14.1%)
 > 102 (m), > 88 (f) 6 (4.5%) 23 (17.2%) 29 (21.7%)
Total 67 (50.0%) 67 (50.0%) 134 (100.0%)
Waist-to-hip ratio
 < 0.9 (m), < 0.8 (f) 44 (32.8%) 7 (5.2%) 51 (38.0%)
 > 0.9 (m), > 0.8 (f) 23 (17.2%) 60 (44.8%) 83 (62.0%)
 Total 67 (50.0%) 67 (50.0%) 134 (100%)