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Table 4 Correlation between BMI and serum micronutrients of participants in the study

From: Overweight & obese Australian adults and micronutrient deficiency

  n Correlation Coefficient Sig. (1-tailed)
Vitamin E 126 −0.019 0.418
Vitamin B12 126 −0.093 0.150
Vitamin C 127 −0.133 0.068
Vitamin A 127 0.078 0.190
Vitamin D 127 −0.152* 0.044*
Folate 125 −0.176* 0.025*
Iodine 119 −0.067 0.236
Potassium 127 − 0.177* 0.023*
Sodium 127 0.092 0.151
Iron 127 −0.122 0.086
Zinc 127 −0.034 0.352
Calcium 127 −0.087 0.166
Magnesium 127 −0.206* 0.010*
  1. *Indicates significance at p < 0.05