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Table 4 Binary logistic regression analysis in all adults, males and females

From: The influence of family history of Hypertension on disease prevalence and associated metabolic risk factors among Sri Lankan adults

Co-variants (Family history) Adjusted Odds Ratio (95 % CI)α
All adults (n = 4482) Males (n = 1772) Females (n = 2710)
Parents 1.28 (1.12 – 1.48)* 1.20 (0.90 – 1.51) 1.31 (1.11 – 1.51)*
Grandparents 1.34 (1.20 – 1.50)* 1.31 (1.21 – 1.53)* 1.17 (1.06 – 1.29)*
Siblings 1.27 (1.21 – 1.33)* 1.31 (1.11 – 1.56)* 1.24 (1.15 – 1.47)*
Children 0.90 (0.80 – 0.98) 0.89 (0.85 – 0.94) 0.91 (0.86 – 0.96)
  1. *p <0.001; α – adjusted odds ratio controlling for confounders (age, gender, body mass index, diabetes, hyperlipidemia and physical activity)