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Table 1 Physical characteristics measures of the centenarians (n = 42) and healthy controls (n = 42)

From: Methylation of the genes ROD1, NLRC5, and HKR1 is associated with aging in Hainan centenarians

Characteristics Centenarians(n = 42) Healthy controls(n = 42)
Age (yrs) * 102.2 ± 0.3 49.1 ± 0.8
Height (cm) * 148.3 ± 1.4 166.2 ± 1.2
Mass (kg) * 41.7 ± 1.3 62.0 ± 1.1
BMI (kg/m−2) * 18.9 ± 0.5 22.4 ± 0.2
waist circumference (cm) 76.8 ± 1.7 79.8 ± 0.9
Hip circumference (cm) * 86.0 ± 1.2 91.9 ± 0.5
  1. Significant difference from centenarians indicated by * (p < 0.05). Data are mean ± SEM