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Table 5 Mean weight gain per year in each age group, and proportion who gained in excessive of normative rates

From: Weight before and after a diagnosis of breast cancer or ductal carcinoma in situ: a national Australian survey

Age (years)Mean weight gain per year in kg in our study (SD)% who gained in excess of AusDiab data
35–44 (n = 21)1.59 (1.16)81.0
45–54 (n = 72)0.75 (2.35)61.1
55–64 (n = 100)0.50 (1.47)76.0
65–74 (n = 42)0.39 (0.94)64.3
All (n = 235)0.64 (1.76)69.8