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Table 2 Descriptive table of demographic variables of GWI cases and controls from the RNC, GWIC, and Fort Devens cohorts combined

From: Sex-specific differences in plasma lipid profiles are associated with Gulf War Illness

  Controls (n = 45) GWI (n = 100)
Mean (SD)
Age 55.6 (10.8) 53.1 (7.1)
BMI 30.1 (3.8) 30.0 (5.4)
  N (%)
Female* 14 (31.1%) 16 (16.0%)
Race   
 White/Caucasian 35 (77.8%) 80 (80.0%)
 Non-Caucasian 10 (22.2%) 20 (20.0%)
 Cardiovascular risk factors (Yes) 8 (50.0%) 32 (53.3%)
 Diabetes 1 (6.3%) 9 (15.0%)
  1. Significant differences are indicated by single asterisks (p < 0.05).