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Table 4 Odds ratios for self-reported lifetime cardiovascular disease a by selected risk factors

From: Marginalisation and cardiovascular disease among rural Sami in Northern Norway: a population-based cross-sectional study

  Age-adjusted Full modelb(n=3467)
  OR 95% CI OR 95% CI
Marginalisation     
  Unexposed majority 1.00   1.00  
  Exposed majority 1.21 0.86-1.68 1.07 0.73-1.56
  Unexposed minority 1.21 0.94-1.55 1.10 0.81-1.51
  Exposed minority 2.19 1.53-3.15 2.10 1.40-3.14
Self-perceived Sami ethnicity     
  No 1.00   1.00  
  Yes 0.93 0.76-1.14 0.88 0.66-1.17
Smoking     
  Never 1.00   1.00  
  Current/Previous 1.93 1.52-2.43 1.40 1.05-1.86
Leisure-time light physical activity     
  < 1 hour per week 1.00   1.00  
  ≥ 1 hour per week 0.63 0.50-0.79 0.63 0.48-0.82
Metabolic syndrome     
  No 1.00   1.00  
  Yes 1.29 1.01-1.64 1.31 0.97-1.78
Family history of cardiovascular disease     
  No 1.00   1.00  
  Yes 1.95 1.60-2.38 1.89 1.49-2.39
Education     
  0-12 years 1.00   1.00  
  13+ years 0.63 0.46-0.87 0.63 0.43-0.91
Sex     
  Women 1.00   1.00  
  Men 1.71 1.40-2.09 1.60 1.24-2.06
Age (years) - - 1.11 1.09-1.12
  1. aMyocardial infarction, angina pectoris, and cerebral stroke/brain haemorrhage combined.
  2. bAdjusting for self-perceived Sami ethnicity, smoking, leisure-time light physical activity, metabolic syndrome, family history of cardiovascular disease, education, sex and age. All variables are mutually adjusted for each other.