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Table 4 Multivariate logistic regression statistics of the relationships between life-event index and common chronic physical conditions

From: Life events and chronic physical conditions among left-behind farmers in rural China a cross-sectional study

Farmer groups Chronic gastritis Prostatitis Cervicitis/ vaginitis Cardio/cerebro-vascular dis. Hypertension Diabetes Pre-diabetes Other CPCs Free from CPCs
B EXP (B) B EXP (B) B EXP (B) B EXP (B) B EXP (B) B EXP (B) B EXP (B) B EXP (B) B EXP (B)
Gender 0.055 1.057 NA NA NA NA −0.101 0.904 −0.198 0.820** −0.149 0.862 −0.091 0.913 0.205 1.228 −0.159 0.853
Age −0.004 0.996 0.037 1.038** −0.051 0.950** 0.054 1.056** 0.058 1.060** 0.009 1.009 −0.001 0.999 −0.020 0.980** −0.032 0.969**
Education −0.066 0.936 0.272 1.313* 0.052 1.054 0.168 1.183* 0.083 1.086 0.058 1.060 −0.010 0.990 −0.068 0.935 −0.055 0.947
LEI-2 0.397 1.487 0.535 1.707 0.140 1.150 0.297 1.346 0.216 1.241 −0.026 0.974 0.018 1.018 1.686 5.400 −0.355 0.701*
LEI-3 0.758 2.134* 1.060 2.887 1.143 3.137* 0.314 1.369 0.105 1.110 0.348 1.417 0.491 1.635* 2.954 19.188** −0.371 0.690*
LEI-4 0.830 2.292* 0.675 1.964 0.463 1.588 0.332 1.393 0.002 1.002 0.221 1.247 0.720 2.054** 2.820 16.780** −0.376 0.687*
LEI-5 1.125 3.079** 1.636 5.134 1.436 4.205** 0.741 2.097 0.146 1.157 0.265 1.303 0.654 1.924** 2.863 17.518** −0.660 0.517**
LEI-6 1.169 3.220** 1.475 4.369 1.009 2.742* 0.516 1.675 0.011 1.011 0.147 1.159 0.679 1.972** 3.466 32.008** −0.618 0.539**
LEI-7 1.537 4.650** 2.376 10.766* 1.552 4.720** 0.731 2.078 0.387 1.473* −0.012 0.989 0.666 1.947** 3.333 28.028** −1.222 0.295**
LEI-8 1.748 5.742** 2.464 11.747* 1.407 4.083** 0.605 1.831 0.222 1.249 0.038 1.039 0.820 2.271** 3.413 30.369** −0.900 0.406**
LEI-9 1.772 5.885** 2.184 8.883* 1.790 5.990** 0.974 2.649** 0.090 1.094 0.512 1.668 0.905 2.473** 3.599 36.551** −0.977 0.376**
LEI-10 1.437 4.206** 3.121 22.669** 1.727 5.621** 0.842 2.322* 0.392 1.480* 0.029 1.029 0.989 2.689** 3.364 28.895** −0.876 0.417**
LEI-11 1.771 5.877** 2.443 11.504* 2.083 8.027** 0.834 2.302* 0.334 1.396 0.194 1.214 1.003 2.726** 3.996 54.355** −1.095 0.335**
LEI-12 1.777 5.915** 2.303 10.001* 1.895 6.651** 1.098 2.999** 0.450 1.568* 0.432 1.541 1.268 3.553** 4.002 54.697** −1.271 0.281**
LEI-13 2.003 7.411** 3.036 20.830** 1.984 7.273** 0.843 2.323* 0.270 1.310 0.484 1.623 1.178 3.249** 4.153 63.617** −1.459 0.233**
LEI-14 1.944 6.985** 2.567 13.022* 2.289 9.869** 0.843 2.323* 0.503 1.654** 0.429 1.535 1.116 3.052** 4.125 61.866** −1.469 0.230**
LEI-15 2.063 7.873** 2.457 11.670* 2.233 9.324** 0.968 2.633** 0.330 1.391 0.175 1.192 1.230 3.421** 4.363 78.505** −1.625 0.197**
Constant −2.686 0.068** −7.199 0.001** −0.463 0.629 −6.215 0.002** −3.578 0.028** −3.023 0.049* −1.409 0.245** −1.568 0.209** 1.767 5.853**
  1. “*” and “**” denote p<0.05 and p<0.01 respectively for the power test of null difference between age groups. LEI stands for combined life event index and LEI-1 through to LEI-15, first through to fifteenth 15 percentile of LEI respectively; hypertension denotes systolic/diastolic blood pressure ≥ 140/90 mmHg; diabetes denotes fasting capillary glucose ≥7.0 mmol/L; prediabetes denotes fasting capillary glucose = [6.1, 6.9] mmol/L