Table 5.

Correlation of MetS components

Waist circumferenceTriglyceridesHDL cholesterolSystolic blood pressureDiastolic blood pressureGlucoseMetS
Men (n = 1,609)
    Waist circumference1.00
    Triglycerides0.201.00
    HDL cholesterol−0.28−0.431.00
    Systolic blood pressure0.150.08−0.031.00
    Diastolic blood pressure0.220.11−0.050.531.00
    Glucose0.160.15−0.160.11−0.051.00
    MetS0.470.46−0.450.330.260.291.00
Women (n = 783)
    Waist circumference1.00
    Triglycerides0.361.00
    HDL cholesterol−0.33−0.441.00
    Systolic blood pressure0.200.16−0.061.00
    Diastolic blood pressure0.240.15−0.110.551.00
    Glucose0.320.23−0.230.160.091.00
    MetS0.570.50−0.450.340.260.411.00