Australian National Diabetes Information Audit & Benchmarking (ANDIAB) 2011 Final Report

2.4.3 Weight / Height: BMI

Data on BMI (Body Mass Index) for individuals

Page last updated: December 2011

Recorded

Most current Weight {Wt}[kgs] and Height {Ht}[m]. BMI was Calculated [Wt/Ht2].

% Missing (Overall)

Weight 3.8% Height 13.5% BMI [Weight or Height] 13.8%;
This meant that in 86.2% of records, a Weight result and a Height result were available for calculation and analysis of BMI.

Results

[1] Mean SD :
Table 12 gives overall results for BMI for the Total Group and broken down by Diabetes Type. See Frequency Tables for n= and range data.

Table 12 – BMI (Mean SD)

BMI
[All n]
All
n = 4629
Adult
n = 4629
Paediatric
n = 0
Overall
3989
31.3 7.5
Type 1
875
26.6 6.2
Type 2
2945
32.8 7.4
GDM
70
31.9 7.0
Don't know
14
31.4 6.5
Other
54
28.5 7.8
Missing
31
30.7 5.4
Tables on Pages 103-106 of Tables Appendix 5 show the breakdown for Mean BMI [plus Age and Diabetes Duration data] by Diabetes Type for all data, thence Target BMI data. The Graphs show the spread/comparison of site’s results ranked in order for totals and broken down by Diabetes Type.
The pages are All Sites Data which in 2011 is all Adult Forms Data.

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