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International Journal of Interdisciplinary Research

Table 4 Correlations of trunk-related items with the WHR, WHtR and BMI

From: Abdominal fat ratio estimation equation by abdominal type in elderly women

Item WHR WHtR BMI
Chest circumference 0.591** 0.755** 0.855**
Bust circumference 0.691** 0.842** 0.878**
Underbust circumference 0.686** 0.836** 0.870**
Waist circumference ā€“ ā€“ 0.898**
Waist circumference (Omphalion) 0.704** 0.855** 0.863**
Abdomen circumference 0.577** 0.810** 0.862**
Waist thickness 0.766** 0.896** 0.848**
Abdomen thickness 0.647** 0.831** 0.867**
Waist width 0.668** 0.828** 0.840**
Abdomen width 0.357 0.593** 0.706**
Waist flatness 0.546** 0.579** 0.494**
  1. WHR-waist circumference and WHtR-waist circumference were excluded for their self-correlation
  2. **pā€‰<ā€‰0.01