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Table 2 Body image perception by sex and fat-status categories

From: Body image perception and body composition: assessment of perception inconsistency by a new index

TraitsUnderfat, Mean ± SDNormal fat, Mean ± SDOverfat, Mean ± SDVery overfat, Mean ± SD 
Malesn = 3n = 165n = 89n = 32pa
 Feel figure4.00 ± 0.004.81 ± 0.975.81 ± 0.846.64 ± 0.72< 0.0001
 Ideal figure5.00 ± 0.005.13 ± 0.555.24 ± 0.505.31 ± 0.530.2104
 FID− 1.00 ± 0.00− 0.32 ± 0.930.57 ± 0.841.33 ± 0.88< 0.0001
 FAI0.00 ± 0.000.13 ± 0.510.35 ± 0.550.12 ± 0.710.0153
 FAIFAT1.00 ± 0.000.22 ± 0.45− 0.29 ± 0.46− 0.97 ± 0.40< 0.0001
Femalesn = 15n = 122n = 28n = 5pa
 Feel figure3.87 ± 1.254.83 ± 0.995.77 ± 0.887.20 ± 0.45< 0.0001
 Ideal figure3.40 ± 1.183.82 ± 0.804.13 ± 0.885.20 ± 0.840.0018
 FID0.47 ± 1.551.01 ± 0.861.64 ± 0.612.00 ± 0.710.0001
 FAI0.07 ± 0.700.30 ± 0.500.29 ± 0.53− 0.40 ± 0.890.0764
 FAIFAT0.80 ± 0.410.23 ± 0.46− 0.43 ± 0.50− 0.80 ± 0.45< 0.0001
  1. aKruskal–Wallis non-parametric test
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