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Table 3 Vitamin D status and body composition of the enrolled participants by sexes

From: Vitamin D status and obesity markers in older adults: results from West China Health and Aging Trends study

Variables Correlation(Males) P Correlation(Females) P
Weight -0.480 0.123 -0.107 < 0.001
Height -0.043 0.175 0.010 0.706
BMI (kg/m2) -0.028 0.377 -0.124 < 0.001
FMI (kg/m2) -0.102 0.001 -0.139 < 0.001
TSF -0.072 0.021 0.018 0.491
VFA -0.138 < 0.001 -0.155 < 0.001
MAC -0.008 0.781 -0.009 < 0.001
WC -0.075 0.013 -0.122 < 0.001
HC -0.038 0.204 -0.093 < 0.001
WHR -0.009 0.003 -0.122 < 0.001
CC 0.029 0.353 0.003 0.921
  1. Abbreviations: BMI body mass index, FMI fat mass index, TSF triceps skinfold thickness, VFA visceral fat area, MAC mid-arm circumference, WC waist circumference, HC hip circumference, WHR waist hip ratio, CC calf circumference