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Table 3 The OR(95% CI) of overweight, obesity and abdominal obesity in women(n = 2567) compared to men(n = 1835) in three phases.

From: Trends of obesity and abdominal obesity in Tehranian adults: a cohort study

  Odds ratio (95% CI)
  Phase I Phase II Phase III
Overweight:    
   Men 1.0 1.0 1.0
   Women 1.7 (1.5-1.9) 1.9 (1.7-2.2) 1.8 (1.6-2.0)
Obesity:    
   Men 1.0 1.0 1.0
   Women 2.4 (2.0-2.8) 2.6 (2.3-3.0) 2.3 (2-2.6)
Abdominal Obesity:    
   Men 1.0 1.0 1.0
   Women 5.7(5.0-6.5) 3.9(3.4-4.4) 2.9(2.5-3.4)
  1. OR: odds ratio, CI: confidence interval, Overweight: BMI = 24.9-29.9, Obesity: BMI ≥ 30, Abdominal obesity: WC ≥ 94/80 cm for men/women respectively.