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Table 4 Analyses for Neighborhood Indicators, Weight Control Practices and Resource Use

From: Neighborhood and weight-related health behaviors in the Look AHEAD (Action for Health in Diabetes) Study

Neighborhood Indicator Tertile Resource Use Physical Activity β coefficient (95% CI) Resource Use Weight Control β coefficient (95% CI) Food preparation equipment purchased in the past year (yes/no) PR (95% CI)
Below Poverty (%) 2 -0.08
(-0.23, 0.06)
0.05
(-0.04, 0.14)
1.09
(0.93, 1.28)
  3 0.02
(-0.14, 0.19)
0.04
(-0.07, 0.15)
1.36
(1.16, 1.59)
Food Stores ≥1 vs <1 -0.06
(-0.18, 0.07)
0.03
(-0.04, 0.11)
1.03
(0.92, 1.17)
Convenience Stores ≥1 vs <1 -0.02
(-0.14, 0.10)
-0.04
(-0.12, 0.03)
0.90
(0.80, 1.02)
Restaurants 2 0.06
(-0.09, 0.20)
-0.02
(-0.11, 0.07)
1.09
(0.96, 1.25)
  3 -0.05
(-0.19, 0.09)
0.09
(-0.004, 0.18)
0.94
(0.82, 1.90)
  1. All models adjusted for age, sex, education, income and race
  2. All represent comparisons to tertile 1 (reference groups)