Table 3

Characteristics of GGT RFS participants included at different AUSDRISK cut-off values by sex

AUSDRISK cut-off
 MalesFemales
≥12≥16≥20≥12≥16≥20
Age (years)62.062.865.561.762.465.0
Weight (kg)92.899.8105.183.889.792.4
BMI (kg/m2)30.332.534.632.234.636.5
 25 to <30 (%)42.529.417.030.621.421.7
 ≥30 (%)46.668.183.061.175.578.3
Waist circumference (cm)106.7113.3118.8100.6106.6113.2
 Male 94 to <102; female 80 to <88 (%)18.75.61.94.83.10.0
 Male ≥102; female ≥88 (%)71.492.598.190.194.9100.0
FPG (mmol/L)5.55.75.85.45.65.7
 6.1–6.9 (%)11.213.420.84.43.510.5
 ≥7.0 (%)3.45.68.32.25.85.3
Total cholesterol (mmol/L)5.25.15.05.75.55.3
 ≥5.5 (%)42.236.930.256.448.034.8
HDL (mmol/L)1.31.21.21.51.41.4
 Male <1.0; female <1.3 (%)15.720.020.822.627.634.8
LDL (mmol/L)3.23.02.93.43.23.1
 ≥3.5 (%)35.431.926.440.933.713.0
Triglycerides (mmol/L)1.81.92.01.81.91.9
 ≥2.0 (%)30.335.641.533.742.943.5
Systolic BP (mm Hg)141.6145.2149.3139.1141.1141.2
 ≥140 (%)52.059.469.844.450.052.2
Diastolic BP (mm Hg)81.483.084.076.776.873.4
 ≥90 (%)23.126.928.311.912.24.4
MetS (%)57.371.183.359.670.189.5
  • AUSDRISK, Australian Type 2 Diabetes Risk Assessment Tool; BMI, body mass index; BP, blood pressure; FPG, fasting plasma glucose; GGT RFS, Greater Green Triangle Risk Factor Study; HDL, high-density lipoprotein; LDL, low-density lipoprotein; MetS, metabolic syndrome.