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Table 2 Apolipoproteins by sex, age group and BMI Z quartiles I-III and IV

From: Sex differences in HDL ApoC-III in American Indian youth

  Sex Age BMI Z quartiles
   (years) I-III n IV n p
ApoA-I (mg/dl) Females 5-9 118.3 + 14.1 95 114.3 + 17.7 32 0.2364
   10-14 111.8 + 14.4 138 107.6 + 12.8 46 0.0640
   15-19 116.3 + 20.1 120 109.6 + 17.5 41 0.0465
  Males 5-9 123.5 + 16.1 91 115.6 + 12.2 31 0.0053
   10-14 116.7 + 15.1 135 109.9 + 12.0 45 0.0029
   15-19 110.3 + 15.4 97 106.9 + 15.2 32 0.2720
HDL ApoC-III (mg/dl) Females 5-9 4.07 + 0.97 95 4.05 + 1.28 32 0.9277
   10-14 4.08 + 0.98 138 4.33 + 1.66 46 0.3282
   15-19 4.17 + 1.23 120 4.19 + 1.27 41 0.9282
  Males 5-9 4.42 + 1.01 91 3.77 + 0.89 31 0.0014
   10-14 4.10 + 1.01 135 3.74 + 0.83 45 0.0181
   15-19 4.02 + 1.05 97 4.63 + 0.99 32 0.0036
Log Non HDL ApoC-III Females 5-9 0.62 + 0.50 95 0.91 + 0.53 32 0.0081
   10-14 0.82 + 0.47 138 1.16 + 0.63 46 0.0012
   15-19 0.75 + 0.44 120 1.05 + 0.43 41 0.0003
  Males 5-9 0.56 + 0.34 91 0.94 + 0.54 31 0.0010
   10-14 0.72 + 0.44 135 1.05 + 0.57 45 0.0008
   15-19 0.92 + 0.47 97 1.27 + 0.51 32 0.0009
CIII Ratio** Females 5-9 2.42 + 1.11 95 1.81 + 1.05 32 0.0059
   10-14 1.94 + 0.89 138 1.55 + 1.04 46 0.0207
   15-19 2.03 + 0.76 120 1.56 + 0.72 41 0.0007
  Males 5-9 2.66 + 1.04* 91 1.64 + 0.84 31 0.0001
   10-14 2.13 + 0.90+ 135 1.45 + 0.75 45 0.0001
   15-19 1.76 + 0.86# 97 1.39 + 0.64 32 0.0114
  1. ** The ratio of HDL apoC-III to VLDL + LDL apoC-III.
  2. The p values are derived from testing the difference in means of those with BMI Z quartiles I-III vs. IV.