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Table 2 Country of birth and type 2 diabetes among 45 and up study participants

From: Independent roles of country of birth and socioeconomic status in the occurrence of type 2 diabetes

  Diabetes  
Country/region of birth No Yes OR (1)* 95% CI OR (2) 95% CI OR (3) 95% CI
  N % N %       
Australia 181,820 91.6 16,735 8.4 1.00 - 1.00 - 1.00 -
New Zealand 4,699 93.7 317 6.3 0.79 0.70-0.89 0.84 0.74-0.94 0.87 0.77-0.99
Rest of Oceania & Antarctica 754 85.2 131 14.8 2.19 1.81-2.65 2.21 1.81-2.70 2.18 1.74-2.74
United Kingdom 22,746 91.3 2,162 8.7 0.94 0.89-0.98 0.97 0.92-1.02 1.02 0.97--.08
Germany 2,506 90.4 267 9.6 1.02 0.89-1.15 1.00 0.87-1.14 1.00 0.87-1.16
Netherland 2,333 89.1 284 10.9 1.08 0.95-1.23 1.07 0.93-1.22 1.05 0.91-1.21
Italy 1,795 84.7 324 15.3 1.58 1.40-1.78 1.40 1.22-1.59 1.26 1.09-1.46
Greece 719 86.0 117 14.0 1.48 1.21-1.80 1.20 0.97-1.49 1.13 0.90-1.42
Rest of Europe 7,263 89.1 885 10.9 1.16 1.07-1.24 1.11 1.02-1.19 1.10 1.01-1.19
Egypt 542 83.8 105 16.2 1.88 1.52-2.32 1.78 1.41-2.24 1.53 1.19-1.97
Lebanon 560 81.0 131 19.0 2.73 2.24-3.31 2.12 1.72-2.60 1.97 1.57-2.47
Rest of the Middle East & North Africa 755 84.0 143 16.0 2.20 1.83-2.64 1.86 1.52-2.27 1.58 1.26-1.97
Vietnam 722 87.0 108 13.0 1.93 1.57-2.37 1.50 1.21-1.86 2.84 2.26-3.57
Philippines 1,057 84.4 196 15.6 2.64 2.26-3.09 2.97 2.52-3.51 4.16 3.47-4.99
China 1,691 90.8 172 9.2 1.17 1.00-1.38 1.10 0.931.30 1.80 1.51-2.16
India 931 82.9 192 17.1 2.19 1.87-2.57 2.63 2.22-3.10 3.26 2.74-3.90
Sri Lanka 405 77.3 119 22.7 3.42 2.77-4.22 4.07 3.26-5.08 5.73 4.52-7.26
Rest of Asia 3,122 90.3 335 9.7 1.39 1.24-1.56 1.42 1.26-1.60 2.17 1.91-2.46
Americas 2,786 92.4 224 7.6 0.95 0.83-1.10 1.08 0.94-1.25 1.16 0.99-1.35
South Africa 1,329 92.7 104 7.3 0.88 0.72-1.08 1.07 0.87-1.32 1.16 0.92-1.45
  1. *OR(1): adjusted for age and sex.
  2. OR(2): adjusted for age, sex, country of birth, work status, household income, educational qualification.
  3. OR(3): adjusted for age, sex, country of birth, work status, household income, educational qualification, BMI, smoking, sessions of physical activity.