Characteristic | White (n = 1,476) | Black (n = 435) | Mexican American (n = 485) | P* |
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Age (y) | 52.0 (46.0, 63.0) | 50.0 (44.0, 58.0) | 49.0 (44.0, 58.0) | <0.001 |

Height (cm) | 177.3 (172.1, 182.2) | 176.5 (172.5, 181.4) | 170.3 (165.7, 174.2) | <0.001 |

Weight (kg) | 88.6 (78.9, 99.4) | 86.1 (75.3, 100.4) | 81.2 (72.2, 90.5) | <0.001 |

BMI (kg/m^{2}) | 28.3 (25.5, 31.2) | 27.3 (24.6, 31.6) | 28.2 (25.7, 31.0) | 0.110 |

Waist (cm) | 103.1 (95.7, 111.5) | 97.8 (89.7, 108.7) | 100.4 (93.3, 106.6) | <0.001 |

Triceps skinfold (mm) | 14.2 (11.0, 19.0) | 12.5 (8.4, 17.3) | 12.3 (9.6, 16.2) | <0.001 |

Subscapular skinfold (mm) | 19.4 (15.0, 24.2) | 19.0 (13.6, 25.0) | 20.1 (16.2, 24.4) | 0.301 |

Total body water (liter) | 46.2 (42.4, 50.3) | 45.5 (41.5, 50.4) | 43.2 (39.9, 46.9) | <0.001 |

Obese, BMI ≥30 kg/m^{2} (%) | 33.5 | 33.2 | 33.1 | 0.988 |

PSA >4 ng/mL (%) | 5.9 | 7.8 | 3.5 | 0.050 |

NOTE: Continuous variables are presented as median (25th percentile, 75th percentile); discrete variables are presented as weighted percentages.

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*P*value for testing the association between race and the ranks for the continuous variable; Pearson χ^{2}test for discrete variables.