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Table 1 Descriptive statistics for group characteristics

From: Balance and motion coordination parameters can be improved in patients with type 2 diabetes with physical balance training: non-randomized controlled trial

  Study group
n = 37
Control group
n = 41
p
Sex 18 males, 19 females 17 males, 24 females 0.456
Age (years) 73.22 (60–86) 74.10 (67–80) 0.515
Height (m) 1.68 (1.48–2) 1.69 (1.53–1.82) 0.920
Weight (kg) 84.35 (42–133) 76.71 (53–99) 0.049
BMI (kg/m2) 29.54 (19.17–41.00) 26.88 (20.76–30.81) 0.001
 Normal weight 5 7  
 Pre-obesity 17 30  
 Obesity class I 12 4  
 Obesity class II 1 0  
 Obesity class III 2 0  
  1. Where applicable results presented as mean (range). BMI classes as per WHO