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Table 6 Pearson's correlation coefficients (r) among lifestyle factors according to sex

From: Obesity and cardio-metabolic risk factors in urban adults of Benin: Relationship with socio-economic status, urbanisation, and lifestyle patterns

Men/Women DQS SS ACS PAS OLS
DQS ___ 0.11 0.24* -0.06 0.64***
SS -0.10 ___ 0.15 -0.01 0.09
ACS -0.13 -0.01 ___ 0.06 0.64***
PAS 0.07 -0.09 0.24* ___ 0.40***
OLS 0.44*** 0.17 0.59*** 0.58*** ___
  1. *p < 0.05; **p < 0.01; ***p < 0.001
  2. Values for women are at the upper right hand of the lines and for men at the lower left hand
  3. DQS: Diet quality score; SS: Smoking score; ACS: Alcohol consumption score; OLS: Overall lifestyle score