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Table 1 Mean values and standard deviations (SD) of the anthropometric characteristics, diet quality, physical activity and drug use of university students

From: Differences between men and women in self-reported body mass index and its relation to drug use

  Range Total (N = 3311) Men (N = 1818) Women (N = 1493) t3309 p Value
Age (years) 17-24 19.91 (1.74) 19.82 (1.73) 20.03 (1.74) -3.489 0.001***
Weight (kg) 35-170 65.32 (11.72) 71.65 (10.38) 57.61 (8.06) 42.749 0.001***
Height (m) 1,40-1,97 1.69 (0.91) 1.75 (0.06) 1.61 (0.06) 61.930 0.001***
Body Mass Index (BMI) 14,19-63,28 22.86 (3.00) 23.46 (3.00) 22.14 (2.84) 12.931 0.001***
Physical activity (frequency) 1-5 2.87 (1.11) 3.14 (1.06) 2.53 (1.08) 16.267 0.001***
Diet Quality Index (frequency) 4-15 12.20 (2.12) 12.20 (2.12) 12.20 (2.12) -0.041 0.970
Overall drug use 1-4 1.60 (0.37) 1.61 (0.36) 1.59 (0.37) 1.568 0.120
High-frequency drug use 1-4 2.54 (0.88) 2.60 (0.88) 2.48 (0.88) 4.093 0.001***
Medium-frequency drug use 1-4 1.23 (0.47) 1.20 (0.43) 1.28 (0.52) -4.823 0.001***
Low-frequency drug use 1-4 1.04 (0.17) 1.05 (0.18) 1.03 (0.15) 3.158 0.002***
  1. *p < 0.05, **p < 0.01, ***p < 0.005.