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Table 3 Effects of age (breakpoint >55 years) on BMI, body fat percentage, SBP, and DBP in all participants

From: Sex differences in the aging pattern of renin–angiotensin system serum peptidases

   < 55 years > 55 years U Mann–Whitney
Median IQR N Median IQR N Z P value
WOMEN BMI (kg/m2) 23.5 4.4 28 23.35 3.8 30 −0.537 0.591
Body fat (%) 30.1 14.9 28 31.15 9.6 30 −0.265 0.791
SBP (mmHg) 120 13 28 127 21 30 −1765 0.078
DBP (mmHg) 78.5 7 28 80 5 30 −0.459 0.646
MEN BMI (kg/m2) 25.4 4.5 31 26.2 3.9 29 −0.059 0.953
Body fat (%) 20.2 10 31 20.7 10.8 29 −0.792 0.429
SBP (mmHg) 130 19 31 135 23 29 −1297 0.195
DBP (mmHg) 80 8 31 80 0 29 −0.182 0.856
  1. Note: BMI Body mass index, SBP Systolic blood pressure, DBP diastolic blood pressure