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Table 3 Summary of demographic data for study participants (Mean ± SD (Range)).

From: Acid-base balance and hydration status following consumption of mineral-based alkaline bottled water

Group Age (years) Body Height (cms) Body Mass (kg) †BMI (kg/m 2 ) ‡SRPA (hrs/wk)
Control      
Women (n = 12) 23 ± 3 (19 - 26) 169.1 ± 8.0 (153.3 - 185.3) 68.5 ± 7.3 (56.5 - 79.7) 23.9 ± 1.9 (21.5 - 28.6) 6.7 ± 4.6 (0 - 15.0)
Men (n = 7) 22 ± 1 (21 - 24) 182.2 ± 8.3 (175.3 - 199.6) 87.5 ± 7.5 (72.8 - 95.5) 26.4 ± 2.8 (22.7 - 31.1) 7.9 ± 2.7 (4.0 - 11.5)
Experimental      
Women (n = 13) 21 ± 2 (18 - 23) 168.3 ± 6.9 (161.0 - 182.2) 64.4 ± 8.8 (51.0 - 86.9) 22.7 ± 2.1 (19.3 - 26.5) 6.1 ±4.3 (0 - 15.0)
Men (n = 6) 24 ± 3 (21 - 28) 178.5 ± 5.6 (172.6 - 186.5) 80.8 ± 7.1 (70.8 - 91.2) 25.4 ± 2.8 (21.5 - 28.3) 6.8 ± 3.5 (2.8 - 11.3)
  1. † BMI (Body mass index) = [(body mass, kg)/(body height, m)2]
  2. ‡ SRPA = Self-reported physical activity in hours per week.