Table 1

Demographic characteristics before the dietary study period

Soymilk-supplemented (n = 17)Control (n = 17)
Age (yr)32.0 (8.4)a32.8 (8.3)a
Height (cm)169.6 (5.9)a169.1 (4.7)a
Weight (kg)67.1 (9.9)a68.9 (9.6)a
Body mass index (kg/m2)23.3 (3.2)a23.8 (2.9)a
Married9 (52.9)b13 (76.5)b
Parous9 (52.9)b10 (58.8)b
Current smoker11 (64.7)b11 (64.7)b
Past smoker1 (5.9)b2 (11.8)b
  • a Mean (SD).

  • b No. (%).