TABLE 2

Factor-loading pattern in the initial factor analysis model

VariablesFactor 1Factor 2Factor 3Factor 4
BMI0.670.110.570.01
WHR0.550.190.110.05
Subscapular skinfold0.590.090.50−0.01
Triglycerides0.640.44−0.28−0.44
HDL−0.760.110.40−0.31
HOMA*0.640.120.24−0.03
PAI-1*0.630.190.14−0.01
Serum uric acid0.500.140.000.04
DBP0.250.130.11−0.01
SBP0.250.190.12−0.05
Fibrinogen0.200.100.130.08
LDL cholesterol0.000.840.000.54
Total cholesterol0.00
1.00
0.00
0.01
Common variance3.302.110.960.59
Common variance (%)47.4130.3213.798.48
Total variance (%)25.3816.237.384.54
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    * Natural log transformed. Factor loadings in bold type are >0.4.