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Table 3 Association between smoking status and hypertension by multivariate logistic regression models

From: The association between smoking and blood pressure in men: a cross-sectional study

Variables Never smokers (n = 355) Former smokers (n = 220) Current smokers (n = 673)
Total number of people with hypertension, % 121(34.08) 121(55.00) 206(30.61)
Unadjusted OR(95%CI) 1.00(ref) 2.36(1.67–3.34) 0.85(0.65–1.12)
Age-adjusted OR(95%CI) 1.00(ref) 1.77(1.23–2.54) 0.86(0.65–1.14)
Age, BMI-adjusted OR(95%CI) 1.00(ref) 1.55(1.06–2.26) 0.88(0.66–1.19)
Multivariate-adjusteda OR(95%CI) 1.00(ref) 1.48(1.01–2.18) 0.83(0.61–1.12)
  1. a Adjusted for age, BMI, alcohol drinking and ethnicity