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Table 2 Estimated prevalence of overweight and obesity at ages 5, 7 and 11 for boys and girls with and without intellectual disability

From: Obesity in British children with and without intellectual disability: cohort study

  Overweight Obese Overweight or Obese
  ID Not ID OR (with 95 % CI)/p % with ID ID Not ID OR (with 95 % CI)/p % with ID ID Not ID OR (with 95 % CI)/p % with ID
Age 5
Boys 13.5 % 15.7 % 0.82 (0.59–1.13) 3.6 % 17.2 % 12.8 % 1.41* (1.05–1.89) 5.7 % 30.2 % 28.6 % 1.08 (0.85–1.38) 4.5 %
Girls 16.8 % 13.0 % 1.35 (0.93–1.97) 3.5 % 11.8 % 11.0 % 1.08 (0.70–1.67) 3.0 % 28.6 % 24.0 % 1.27 (0.93–1.72) 3.3 %
Total 14.6 % 14.6 % 1.02 (0.80–1.30) 3.6 % 15.1 % 11.9 % 1.32* (1.03–1.68) 4.5 % 29.5 % 26.3 % 1.17 (0.97–1.42) 4.0 %
Age 7
Boys 10.2 % 12.2 % 0.82 (0.52–1.28) 2.9 % 21.4 % 14.3 % 1.64** (1.17–2.28) 5.0 % 31.6 % 26.5 % 1.29 (0.96–1.72) 4.1 %
Girls 20.8 % 11.4 % 2.04** (0.35–3.07) 4.2 % 11.8 % 12.3 % 0.95 (0.57–1.59) 2.3 % 32.6 % 23.8 % 1.55* (1.09–2.21) 3.2 %
Total 14.5 % 11.8 % 1.26 (0.94–1.70) 3.5 % 17.5 % 13.3 % 1.39* (1.05–1.83) 3.8 % 32.0 % 25.1 % 1.40** (1.12–1.76) 3.7 %
Age 11
Boys 10.7 % 15.2 % 0.67* (0.47–0.96) 2.9 % 31.0 % 22.0 % 1.59*** (1.25–2.03) 5.7 % 41.8 % 37.2 % 1.21 (0.97–1.52) 4.6 %
Girls 17.2 % 13.9 % 1.28 (0.89–1.85) 3.4 % 31.2 % 20.2 % 1.79*** (1.33–2.42) 4.3 % 48.3 % 34.1 % 1.80*** (1.36–2.38) 3.9 %
Total 13.2 % 14.6 % 0.89 (0.69–1.16) 3.2 % 31.1 % 21.2 % 1.68*** (1.39–2.03) 5.0 % 44.4 % 35.7 % 1.44*** (1.20–1.71) 4.3 %
  1. ORs in bold indicate medium or large effect size
  2. ID intellectual disability, OR odds ratio, p probability, CI confidence interval
  3. * p < 0.05, ** p < 0.01, *** p < 0.001