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Table 1 Maternal Characteristics and α-Klotho Levels at 2 Years

From: Sugar sweetened beverage consumption is positively associated with Klotho levels at two years of age in LatinX youth

Variable Population mean ± Standard Deviation or n/total α-Klotho levels at 2 years mean ± standard deviation, pg/mL p-value
Health Characteristics
 Pre-Pregnancy body mass index (BMI), kg/m2 27.52 ± 4.62 1789.42 ± 898.99 0.83
 Underweight or Normal 12/55 (22) 1852.09 ± 1214.14  
 Overweight 22/55 (40) 1682.67 ± 710.73  
 Obese 21/55 (38) 1865.44 ± 905.52  
Excess weight gain in pregnancy 0.18
 No 27/54 (50) 1591.09 ± 465.31  
 Yes 27/54 (50) 1906.52 ± 1109.41  
Depressive symptoms in pregnancy 0.79
 No 48/60 (80) 1798.40 ± 894.30  
 Yes 12/60 (20) 1721.19 ± 824.66  
 Age of mom at time of delivery 28.41 ± 5.34 1782.96 ± 874.56 0.74
  < 35 years 50/60 (83) 1819.18 ± 919.34  
  > =35 years 10/60 (17) 1601.85 ± 607.32  
Socio-Demographics
 Maternal Education
  Less than high school 51/59 (86) 1690.28 ± 755.59  
  High school graduate or more 8/59 (14) 2359.83 ± 1387.12 0.05
 Marital Status
  Single or divorced/eparated/widowed 9/60 (15) 1565.23 ± 876.99  
  Living with partner or married 51/60 (85) 1821.37 ± 877.18 0.42
 Self-Reported Household Income
  Less than 25,000  54/60 (90) 1716.88 ± 717.72  
  25,000-50,000 6/60 (10) 2377.70 ± 1758.81 0.08