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Table 4 Comparison between overweight and obese regarding diabetic status and HTN

From: Correlation between adiponectin level and the degree of fibrosis in patients with non-alcoholic fatty liver disease

  Overweight Obese Test value P-value Sig
No. = 28 No. = 22
BMI (kg/m2) Mean ± SD 27.95 ± 1.01 32.01 ± 1.85  − 9.920b 0.000 HS
Range 26–30 30.1–38.4
Diabetes Non-diabetic 16 (57.1%) 5 (22.7%) 5.990a 0.014 S
Diabetic 12 (42.9%) 17 (77.3%)
Hypertension (HTN) No 20 (71.4%) 12 (54.5%) 1.524a 0.217 NS
Yes 8 (28.6%) 10 (45.5%)
  1. P-value > 0.05, non-significant; P-value < 0.05, significant; P-value < 0.01, highly significant
  2. aChi-square test
  3. bIndependent t-test