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Table 4 Linear regression models of the association between maternal education and glucose, C-peptide, and insulin resistance

From: Socioeconomic inequalities in lipid and glucose metabolism in early childhood in a population-based cohort: the ABCD-Study

  Glucose Log(C-peptide) Insulin resistance
  β (95% CI) β (95% CI) β (95% CI)
Model 1a    
Maternal education    
Mid 0.07 (−0.002 – 0.14) 0.02 (0.002 – 0.04) 0.05 (0.002 – 0.09)
Low 0.16 (0.04 – 0.27) 0.07 (0.04 – 0.10) 0.15 (0.08 – 0.22)
Model 2b    
Maternal education    
Mid 0.07 (−0.00 - 0.14) 0.02 (0.002 – 0.04) 0.05 (0.002 – 0.09)
Low 0.15 (0.03 - 0.27) 0.07 (0.04 – 0.09) 0.15 (0.08 – 0.22)
Model 3c    
Maternal education    
Mid 0.07 (−0.01 - 0.14) 0.02 (0.002 - 0.04) 0.04 (0.001 – 0.09)
Low 0.14 (0.02 - 0.26) 0.06 (0.03 – 0.08) 0.13 (0.07 – 0.20)
  1. a Model 1 adjusted for age and sex.
  2. b Model 2 adjusted for age, sex, and height.
  3. c Model 3 adjusted for age, sex, height, and sdsBMI.
  4. In all models high education was considered as reference group.
  5. Bold indicates significance.