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Table 1 Distribution of participants‘characteristics in different obesity phenotypes (n = 2469)

From: Emotional states of different obesity phenotypes: a sex-specific study in a west-Asian population

Variables Total Metabolically healthy Metabolically unhealthy P-value
Non-obese
n = 1133
(45.9)
Obese
n = 237
(9.6)
Non-obese
n = 583
(23.6)
Obese
n = 516 (20.9)
Men Age (year) 46.2 ± 15.9 41.36 ± 15.8 48.5 ± 12.9 54.1 ± 15.2 40.9 ± 11.6 < 0.001
Marital status n(%)       < 0.001
 Single 233(20.1) 168(32.8) 16(18.6) 29(8.2) 20(9.8)  
 Married 925(79.9) 344(67.2) 70(81.4) 326(91.8) 185 (90.2)  
Level of education n(%)       < 0.001
 Primary 219 (18.9) 62 (12.1) 14 (16.3) 101 (28.5) 42 (20.5)  
 Secondary 481 (41.5) 216 (42.2) 34 (39.5) 142 (40.0) 89 (43.4)  
 Higher 458 (39.6) 234 (45.7) 38 (44.2) 112 (31.5) 74 (36.1)  
Job status n(%)       < 0.001
 Unemployed, but had other sources of income 212 (18.3) 59 (11.5) 4 (4.7) 118 (33.2) 31 (15.1.8)  
 Unemployed/housewife 89 (7.7) 65 (12.7) 4 (4.7) 13 (3.7) 7 (3.4)  
 Employed 857 (74.0) 388 (75.8) 78 (90.7) 224 (63.1) 167 (81.5)  
Smoking status n(%)       0.21
 Smoker 498 (43.0) 213 (41.6) 33 (38.4) 151 (42.5) 101 (49.3)  
 Non-smoker 660 (57.0) 299 (58.4) 53 (61.6) 204 (57.5) 104 (50.7)  
Level of Physical activity n(%)       0.02
 Low 451 (38.9) 174 (34.0) 36 (41.9) 150 (42.3) 91 (44.4)  
 Moderate or High 707 (61.1) 338 (66.0) 50 (58.1) 205 (57.7) 114 (55.6)  
Women Age (year) 45.6 ± 14.7 38.3 ± 12.3 46.2 ± 12.2 55.5 ± 13.2 48.5 ± 12.9 < 0.001
Marital status n(%)       < 0.001
 Single 184 (14.0) 148 (23.8) 13 (8.6) 12 (5.3) 11 (3.5)  
 Divorced/Widowed 142 (10.8) 28 (4.5) 17 (11.3) 39 (17.1) 58 (18.6)  
 Married 985 (75.1) 445 (71.7) 121 (80.1) 177 (77.6) 242 (77.8)  
Level of education n(%)       < 0.001
 Primary 372 (28.4) 59 (9.5) 50 (33.1) 104 (45.6) 159 (51.1)  
 Secondary 525 (40.0) 273 (44.0) 60 (39.7) 84 (36.8) 108 (34.7)  
 Higher 414 (31.6) 289 (46.5) 41 (27.2) 40 (17.5) 44 (14.1)  
Job status n(%)       < 0.001
 Unemployed, but had other sources of income 132 (10.1) 26 (4.2) 12 (7.9) 42 (18.4) 52 (16.7)  
 Unemployed/housewife 937 (71.5) 431 (69.4) 112 (74.2) 153 (67.1) 241 (77.5)  
 Employed 242 (18.5) 164 (26.4) 27 (17.9) 33 (14.5) 18 (5.8)  
Smoking status n(%)       0.38
 Smoker 69 (5.3) 38 (6.1) 4 (2.6) 11 (4.8) 16 (5.1)  
 Non-smoker 1242 (94.7) 583 (93.9) 147 (97.4) 217 (95.2) 295 (94.9)  
Level of Physical activity n(%)       0.71
 Low 383 (29.2) 173 (27.9) 44 (29.1) 68 (29.8) 98 (31.5)  
 Moderate or High 928 (70.8) 448 (72.1) 107 (70.9) 160 (70.2) 213 (68.5)  
  1. Data are presented as mean ± SD and frequency (%). Variables were compared via the one-way ANOVA and Chi-square test