TABLE 3

Multiple linear regression analysis of the relationship between insulin sensitivity and age, gender, and measures of body fat distribution

Independent variablesCoefficientSEP
Age−0.0020.0040.67
Gender0.0020.1290.99
BMI−0.0210.0160.19
Waist-to-hip ratio−0.6270.7900.43
SCF area−0.0010.0010.06
IAF area−0.0040.001<0.001
Intercept2.9560.702<0.001
  • The dependent variable is loge SI. The model r2 is 0.544. Sex was coded (0, 1) with the higher number indicating female sex. SE is the standard error for the regression coefficient.