Skip to main content

Advertisement

Table 4 Number of components of the metabolic syndrome (waist circumference not included) present among obese participants

From: The prevalence of metabolic syndrome and metabolically healthy obesity in Europe: a collaborative analysis of ten large cohort studies

A. Number of MetS component (strict criteria) Estonia Finland Germany Italy The Netherlands Norway UK
EGCUT DILGOM Health2000 KORA CHRIS MICROS Lifelines PREVEND HUNT2 NCDS
Total N 2,053 946 1,342 786 130 157 9,934 1,137 9,922 1,669
0 criteria present (%) 242 (11.8) 46 (4.9) 76 (5.7) 98 (12.5) 38 (29.2) 18 (11.5) 1,808 (18.2) 120 (10.6) 755 (7.6) 305 (18.3)
1 criterium present (%) 793 (38.6) 222 (23.5) 326 (24.3) 243 (31.0) 40 (30.8) 72 (45.9) 3,656 (36.8) 336 (29.6) 3,261 (32.9) 582 (34.9)
2 criteria present (%) 689 (33.6) 309 (32.7) 400 (29.8) 227 (28.9) 31 (23.9) 45 (28.7) 2,604 (26.2) 323 (28.4) 2,916 (29.4) 565 (33.9)
3 criteria present (%) 270 (13.2) 269 (28.4) 393 (29.3) 147 (18.7) 15 (11.5) 20 (12.7) 1,456 (14.7) 286 (25.2) 2,445(24.6) 169 (10.1)
4 criteria present (%) 59 (2.9) 100 (10.6) 147 (11.0) 71 (9.0) 6 (4.6) 2 (1.3) 410 (4.1) 72 (6.3) 545 (5.5) 48 (2.9)
B. Number of MetS components (less strict criteria) Estonia Finland Germany Italy The Netherlands Norway UK
  EGCUT DILGOM Health2000 KORA CHRIS MICROS LifeLines PREVEND HUNT2 NCDS
Total N 2,053 946 1,342 786 130 157 9,934 1,137 9,922 1,669
0 criteria present (%) 381 (18.6) 112 (11.8) 134 (10.0) 140 (17.8) 53 (40.8) 29 (18.5) 2,767 (27.9) 172 (15.1) 1,335 (13.5) 452 (27.1)
1 criterium present (%) 778 (37.9) 319 (33.7) 375 (27.9) 260 (33.1) 35 (26.9) 77 (49.0) 3,582 (36.1) 344 (30.3) 3,304 (33.3) 613 (36.7)
2 criteria present (%) 619 (30.2) 307 (32.5) 426 (31.7) 221 (28.1) 27 (20.8) 39 (24.8) 2,290 (23.1) 355 (31.2) 2,901 (29.2) 456 (27.3)
3 criteria present (%) 227 (11.1) 166 (17.6) 331 (24.7) 131 (16.7) 12 (9.2) 11 (7.0) 1,084 (10.9) 229 (20.1) 2,027 (20.4) 117 (7.0)
4 criteria present (%) 48 (2.3) 42 (4.4) 76 (5.7) 34 (4.3) 3 (2.3) 1 (0.6) 211 (2.1) 37 (3.3) 355 (3.6) 31 (1.9)