Table 1

Demographic data for chronic low back pain and asymptomatic participants

Asymptomatic participants
(n=16)
Low back pain participants (n=16)P value
Gender
 Male8 (50.0%)*8 (50.0%)*1.00†
 Female8 (50.0%)*8 (50.0%)*
Age (years)37.3 (11.1)36.8 (10.1)0.90
Weight (kg)76.3 (13.6)73.4 (10.6)0.52
Height (cm)173.4 (9.3)173.4 (8.9)1.00
Numerical rating score for pain (0–10; 0=best)0.0 (0.0)5.9 (1.5)0.00
  • Summary measures represent means (SD) or numbers (percentages).

  • *Numbers (percentages).

  • †Χ2 test, otherwise independent t-test.