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Table 1 Descriptive characteristics for subjects and body composition variables.

From: Effect of short schemes on body composition measurements using Air-Displacement Plethysmography

Variable Males (n = 37) Females (n = 38) Group (n = 75)
Age (yr) 23.0 ± 3.2 23.7 ± 5.3 23.3 ± 4.4
Height (cm) 177.3 ± 5.4† 163.6 ± 8.4 170.3 ± 9.8
Body Weight (kg) 74.8 ± 7.5† 57.1 ± 7.0 65.8 ± 11.5
BMI (kg/m2) 23.8 ± 2.3 21.4 ± 2.7 22.6 ± 2.3
Criterion (% fat) 16.9 ± 6.4 24.7 ± 5.1 20.8 ± 6.9
Criterion (g/cm3) 1.060 ± 0.014 1.042 ± 0.011 1.052 ± 0.016
Cotton Gym Short (g/cm3) 1.067 ± 0.015* 1.052 ± 0.016* 1.059 ± 0.015*
Spandex Bicycle Short (g/cm3) 1.062 ± 0.014* 1.047 ± 0.011* 1.055 ± 0.015*
  1. *Significantly different from Criterion (P ≤ 0.05)
  2. † Significant gender difference (P ≤ 0.05)