Table A
Regression coefficients for difference between waist circumference based on National Institutes of Health and World Health Organization (WHO) protocols, by age group and sex, household population aged 3 to 79, Canada, 2009 to 2011

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Table summary
This table displays the results of regression coefficients for difference between waist circumference based on national institutes of health and world health organization (who) protocols ages 3 to 19, ages 20 to 79, boys, girls, men and women, calculated using regression coefficient (b) units of measure (appearing as column headers).
  Ages 3 to 19 Ages 20 to 79
Boys Girls Men Women
Regression coefficient (B)
Intercept -1.20268Note * -1.02162Note * 4.01038Note * 3.70067Note *
WHO waist circumference (cm) 0.02574Note * 0.02349Note * -0.01952Note * -0.01852Note *
Age continuous 0.03825Note * 0.12454Note * -0.02881Note *  
Age group  
20 to 39 Note ...: not applicable Note ...: not applicable Note ...: not applicable 0.48826Note *
40 to 79Note Note ...: not applicable Note ...: not applicable Note ...: not applicable Note ...: not applicable
Adjusted R squared 0.18 0.25 0.13 0.04
reference group
* significantly different from zero (p < 0.05)
... not applicable
Source: 2009 to 2011 Canadian Health Measures Survey.