Table 1

Baseline characteristics of the population, by study centre

Senghor (n=92)Popenguine (n=94)P values 
Women78 (85%)70 (75%)0.10
Age (years)55±1054±120.42
Weight (kg)72 (63; 81)70 (62; 80)0.51
Body mass index (kg/m²)25.5 (22.5; 28.6)25.4 (23.3; 29.3)0.96
HbA1c (%)8.1 (6.8; 10.8)8.4 (6.3; 11.2)0.91
Treated with insulin26 (28 %)23 (25 %)0.62
Diabetes duration (years)n=92n=92 (2 values missing)0.21
 <1 19 (21%)15 (16%)
 1–5 28 (30%)42 (46%)
 5–10 24 (26%)19 (21%)
 >10 21 (23%)16 (17%)
  • For categorical variables, figures and percentages are given by n (%).

  • For quantitative parameters, m±SD are given when the distribution was considered as Gaussian, or median (quartile 1; quartile 3) in case of skewed distribution.