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Table 3 Correlation matrix between 6-M Walking Speed, anthropometric measurement and hand grip strength

From: Using hand grip strength to detect slow walking speed in older adults: the Yilan study

  1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10
1. 6-M Walking Speed (m/sec) 1          
2. Age (years) -0.42*** 1         
3. Height (cm) 0.32*** -0.23*** 1        
4. Weight (kg) 0.12* -0.21*** 0.57*** 1       
5. Body mass index (kg/m2) -0.10 -0.09 -0.07 0.78*** 1      
6. Hand grip strength (kg) 0.47*** -0.34*** 0.65*** 0.39*** -0.01 1     
7. Total body muscle mass (kg) 0.26*** -0.22** 0.85*** 0.72*** 0.23** 0.71*** 1    
8. Trunk muscle mass (kg) 0.30*** -0.27*** 0.89*** 0.65*** 0.11 0.71*** 0.94*** 1   
9. Upper limbs muscle mass (kg) 0.24*** -0.16* 0.77*** 0.69*** 0.25*** 0.64*** 0.94*** 0.87*** 1  
10. Lower limbs muscle mass (kg) 0.20** -0.16* 0.72*** 0.72*** 0.31*** 0.62*** 0.94*** 0.78*** 0.89*** 1
  1. *p < 0.05
  2. **p < 0.01
  3. ***p < 0.001