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Table 2 Odds ratios for the national model of self-reported, doctor-diagnosed hypertension

From: National and subnational hypertension prevalence estimates for the Republic of Ireland: better outcome and risk factor data are needed to produce better prevalence estimates

   Odds ratio (OR) 95% CI for OR Pr > ChiSq
Age 18-34 years (reference) 1.00   
  35-44 years 2.02 1.42 - 2.87 <.0001
  45-54 years 5.46 3.95 - 7.54 <.0001
  55-64 years 10.68 7.75 - 14.73 <.0001
  65-74 years 12.92 9.04 - 18.46 <.0001
  75+ years 14.45 9.77 - 21.40 <.0001
BMI Underweight/normal (reference) 1.00   
  Overweight 25-29.99 1.57 1.27 - 1.95 <.0001
  Obese 30+ 3.20 2.57 - 3.98 <.0001
Smoking Never smoked (reference) 1.00   
  Current smoker 1.28 1.04 - 1.58 0.0209
  Former smoker 1.40 1.15 - 1.70 0.0007
Fruit and vegetables 5 or more portions (reference) 1.00   
  Less than 5 portions 1.30 1.09 - 1.56 0.0033