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Table 1 Demographic characteristics and BMD of postmenopausal Mexican Mestizo women

From: Analysis of association of MEF2C, SOST and JAG1 genes with bone mineral density in Mexican-Mestizo postmenopausal women

Variable Mean (SD)
Age (Yr) 62.25 (9.11)
Height (cm) 152.98 (5.74)
Weight (Kg) 65.73 (11.74)
BMIa (Kg/m2) 28.08 (4.76)
BMDb total hip (g/cm2) 0.929 (0.133)
BMDb femoral neck (g/cm2) 0.880 (0.125)
BMDb lumbar spine (g/cm2) 0.990 (0.151)
Age of Menarche 12.94 (1.55)
Number of children 3.12 (2.13)
Duration of breastfeeding (months) 15.90 (19.86)
Years since menopause 17.84 (11.59)
Estrogen remplacement therapyc 110 (26.00)
Tobacco usec 137 (34.33)
Alcohol intakec 45 (11.26)
Carbonated beverage consumptionc 315 (78.75)
  1. N = 400 Postmenopausal women.
  2. a BMI = Body Mass Index.
  3. b BMD = Bone Mineral Density.
  4. cn (%); n, number of women; SD, standard deviation.