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Table 3 Logistic regression models for odds of CVD Risk Factors

From: Prevalence of cardiovascular risk factors across six African Immigrant Groups in Minnesota

  Overweight/Obese Diabetes or hypertension
Country   OR 95% CI OR 95% CI
Group Somalia referent    
  Ethiopia 1.45 [1.03,2.04] 1.58 [0.82,3.08]
  Kenya 1.16 [0.62,2.18] 4.42 [1.65,11.83]
  Liberia 2.67 [1.61,4.4] 3.83 [1.69,8.67]
  Sudanese 0.39 [0.23,0.68] 1.3 [0.45,3.8]
  Others 1.33 [0.77,2.27] 2.07 [0.76,5.63]
Characteristic   OR 95% CI OR 95% CI
Female   1.15 [0.87,1.51] 0.82 [0.5,1.35]
Age   1.01 [1,1.02] 1.09 [1.07,1.11]
Length of Stay ≥ 5 years 1.47 [1.04,2.08] 0.99 [0.55,1.78]
Understand English Well   0.73 [0.48,1.1] 0.89 [0.44,1.79]
Trouble Meeting Expenses Never or Rarely 1.1 [0.81,1.49] 0.45 [0.27,0.77]
Insurance Status Private insurance referent    
  No insurance 0.31 [0.17,0.59] 0.14 [0.01,2.41]
Public insurance 0.62 [0.44,0.87] 1.23 [0.65,2.35]