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During the past 5 years, what is the difference between your highest and lowest weight (excluding illness)

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Visit vs During the past 5 years, what is the difference between your highest and lowest weight (excluding illness)

N Mean StdDev Median Min Max Unknown Total
Visit 5 602 26.6 ± 25.1 20.0 1.0 170.0 133 735

Age at time of visit vs During the past 5 years, what is the difference between your highest and lowest weight (excluding illness)

Visit 5
N Mean StdDev Median Min Max Unknown Total
Total 537 26.3 ± 25.5 20.0 1.0 170.0 121 658
5-14 yrs old 45 27.8 ± 30.1 15.0 2.0 150.0 19 64
15-24 yrs old 83 26.4 ± 24.8 20.0 2.0 150.0 29 112
25-34 yrs old 57 31.4 ± 30.6 20.0 2.0 143.0 5 62
35-44 years 79 26.3 ± 23.0 20.0 3.0 120.0 19 98
45-54 years 128 30.3 ± 29.4 20.0 3.0 170.0 20 148
55-64 years 70 24.7 ± 19.4 20.0 3.0 110.0 14 84
65-74 years 47 16.5 ± 17.2 10.0 1.0 100.0 10 57
75-84 years 26 14.2 ± 12.0 10.0 2.0 50.0 5 31
85 years or older 2 30.0 ± 14.1 30.0 20.0 40.0 - 2

Sex vs During the past 5 years, what is the difference between your highest and lowest weight (excluding illness)

Visit 5
N Mean StdDev Median Min Max Unknown Total
Total 602 26.6 ± 25.1 20.0 1.0 170.0 133 735
Female 340 26.1 ± 24.1 20.0 2.0 163.0 66 406
Male 262 27.3 ± 26.5 20.0 1.0 170.0 67 329

Race vs During the past 5 years, what is the difference between your highest and lowest weight (excluding illness)

Visit 5
N Mean StdDev Median Min Max Unknown Total
Total 602 26.6 ± 25.1 20.0 1.0 170.0 133 735
White 256 25.0 ± 21.8 20.0 2.0 150.0 48 304
Black 328 27.8 ± 27.5 20.0 1.0 170.0 81 409
Other 18 28.2 ± 24.2 20.0 5.0 100.0 4 22