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Table 5 Risks of poorer QOL (logistic regression models)

From: Correlates of quality of life of pre-obese and obese patients: a pharmacy-based cross-sectional survey

  Dimension 1-
Physical state (n = 411)
Dimension 2 -
Vitality, desire to do things (n = 395)
Dimension 3 -
Relations with others (n = 412)
Dimension 4 -
Psychological state (n = 428)
  OR 95%CI   OR 95%CI OR 95%CI OR 95%CI
Age (years)          -
< 60 1.00 -   1.00 - 1.00 - 1.00  
60 - 69.9 1.80 0.97-3.35   1.04 0.58-1.86 0.72 0.38-1.37 0.67 0.36-1.27
≥ 70 2.02 1.10-3.70   1.15 0.65-2.03 0.32 0.15-0.69 0.74 0.40-1.36
Male vs. female 0.90 0.53-1.51   0.86 0.53-1.40 0.59 0.31-1.12 0.46 0.25-0.82
Body Mass Index (Kg/m 2 )          
< 29.9 1.00 -   1.00 - 1.00 - 1.00 -
30 - 34.9 1.95 0.98-3.88   1.34 0.75-2.38 1.53 0.72-3.28 1.75 0.89-3.46
≥ 35 5.37 2.72-10.6   1.66 0.92-3.01 3.67 1.77-7.61 3.00 1.54-5.85
Socio-economic status          
Workmen/employees 1.00 -   1.00 - 1.00 - 1.00 -
Top executives -Professional persons 0.35 0.15-0.81   0.47 0.23-0.95 1.14 0.52-2.46 0.49 0.21-1.14
Teachers/Artisans/shopkeeper 1.00 0.48-2.08   1.06 0.54-2.10 0.91 0.36-2.29 0.93 0.43-2.01
Unemployed/housewives-husbands 1.43 0.75-2.74   0.89 0.47-1.68 1.69 0.84-3.40 1.32 0.69-2.53
Number of associated co-morbid diagnoses          
None or one 1.00 -   1.00 - - - - -
Two 1.32 0.56-3.12 - 0.85 0.40-1.81 - - - -
Three or more 1.69 0.79-3.61 - 1.42 0.74-2.75 - - - -
Previous efforts for substantial changes in physical activities 0.44 0.20-0.94 - 0.50 0.24-1.01 - - - -
Current Smoking (yes/no) - -   1.76 0.91-3.37 1.31 0.63-2.74 - -
Alcohol - -   - -     
None - -   - - 1.00 - 1.00 -
1-2 glasses per day - -   - - 1.05 0.53-2.08 0.93 0.50-1.73
≥ 3 glasses per day - -   - - 0.89 0.39-2.11 0.53 0.21-1.33