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Table 4 Group comparisons evaluated in this study

From: Gut microbiome profiling of a rural and urban South African cohort reveals biomarkers of a population in lifestyle transition

Groups Targeted Evaluation Sample Data (No. of Samples)
Bushbuckridge vs Soweto Overall site differences All samples - lean, overweight and obese (167)
Bushbuckridge vs Soweto Compositional differences in the lean category between sites Bushbuckridge and Soweto lean samples only (30)
Bushbuckridge vs Soweto Compositional differences in the obese category between sites Bushbuckridge and Soweto obese samples only (106)
Lean vs Obese Cohort-wide BMI compositional categorical differences Bushbuckridge and Soweto lean and obese samples only (136)
Lean vs Obese Site-specific BMI compositional categorical differences Bushbuckridge lean and obese samples only (87)
Lean vs Obese Site-specific BMI compositional categorical differences SWT lean and obese samples only (49)