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International Journal of Interdisciplinary Research

Table 5 Results of factor analysis for identifying the obesity factors in elderly women

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

Factor Item Factor loading Eigenvalue Total variance explained (%)
Factor 1 BMI and body fat-related trunk circumference and upper limb circumference factor Hip circumference 0.833 10.75 66.16%
Hip width 0.820
Abdomen width 0.776
Weight 0.728
Body fat 0.715
Waist width 0.675
BMI 0.670
AFR 0.648
Chest circumference 0.636
Abdomen circumference 0.625
Bust circumference 0.585
Factor 2 Circumference index values and waist-underbust circumference factor WHR 0.895 6.18 11.71%
AHR 0.805
WHtR 0.644
Waist circumference 0.638
Waist thickness 0.634
Waist circumference (Omphalion) 0.604
Underbust circumference 0.587
Factor 3 Flatness indexes and abdomen and hip thickness factor Hip flatness 0.860 5.96 4.55%
Abdomen flatness 0.842
Hip thickness 0.714
Waist flatness 0.645
Abdomen thickness 0.613