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Table 3 Odds ratio (95% confidence interval) for overweight and obesity by indicators of socioeconomic environment

From: Risk behaviors and sports facilities do not explain socioeconomic differences in childhood obesity: a cross-sectional study

Indicators of socioeconomic environment Adjusted for age and sex Adjusted for age, sex, and family socioeconomic positiona Adjusted for age, sex, family socioeconomic position and dietb Adjusted for age, sex, family socioeconomic position, diet and physical activityc
OR 95% CI OR 95% CI OR 95% CI OR 95% CI
Overweight
Per capita income         
> €14,548.76 1.00   1.00   1.00   1.00  
€ 11,149.61 - 14,548.76 1.90 1.06 -3.40 1.84 1.02 -3.32 1.89 1.05 - 3.26 1.91 1.06 -3.44
€ 9,724.29- 11,149.60 2.48 1.36 -4.51 2.38 1.30 -4.34 2.43 1.34 - 4.41 2.42 1.32 -4.42
< € 9,724.29 1.84 1.03 -3.29 1.73 0.95 -3.13 1.80 0.99 - 3.41 1.80 0.99 -3.29
Percentage of population with tertiary studies         
>35.15 1.00   1.00   1.00   1.00  
20.64-35.15 1.12 0.62 -2.00 1.06 0.60 -1.86 1.03 0.59 - 1.82 1.04 0.58 -1.87
14.64-20.63 2.07 1.18 -3.62 1.97 1.10 -3.54 1.99 1.11 - 3.56 1.98 1.13 -3.46
<14.64 1.68 0.95 -2.94 1.53 0.83 -2.81 1.56 0.82 - 2.98 1.56 0.87 -2.79
Obesity
Per capita income         
> €14,548.76 1.00   1.00   1.00   1.00  
€ 11,149.61 - 14,548.76 1.54 0.42 -5.60 1.54 0.42 -5.68 1.68 0.45 - 6.28 1.73 0.46 -6.49
€ 9,724.29- 11,149.60 2.92 0.89 -9.60 2.90 0.87 -9.68 3.16 0.93 - 10.70 3.10 0.91 -10.54
< € 9,724.29 3.35 1.06 -10.60 3.21 0.98 -10.56 3.66 1.09 12.29 3.77 1.12 -12.70
Percentage of population with tertiary studies         
>35.15 1.00   1.00   1.00   1.00  
20.64-35.15 1.00 0.24 -4.11 0.96 0.23 -3.99 0.90 0.21 - 3.80 0.92 0.22 -3.86
14.64-20.63 3.50 1.11 -11.05 3.44 1.07 -11.05 3.66 1.12 - 11.88 3.63 1.11 -11.87
<14.64 3.29 1.03 -10.52 3.08 0.93 -10.30 3.37 0.99 - 11.16 3.42 1.00 -11.68
  1. aThe variables of family socioeconomic position were educational level and social class of primary household earner.
  2. bThe variables of diet were consumption of fruits and vegetable and type of breakfast.
  3. cThe variables of physical activity were time watching TV and physical exercise.