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Table 4 Multi-level logistic regression models for stigma

From: Predictors of weight stigma experienced by middle-older aged, general-practice patients with obesity in disadvantaged areas of Australia: a cross-sectional study

Explanatory Variables (reference) Full Model 1 Final Model 2
Patient factors OR (95% CI) OR (95% CI)
BMI (kg/m2) 1.00 (reference) 1.00 (reference)
35–39 (30–34) 5.23 (0.92–29.86) 4.47 (1.03–19.40)
≥ 40 (30–34) 34.99 (2.55–479.89) 27.06 (4.85–150.95)
Employment 1.00 (reference) 1.00 (reference)
 Not employed (employed) 9.89 (2.06–47.56) 7.70 (2.17–27.25)
Language spoken at home 1.00 (reference) 1.00 (reference)
 Non-English (English) 6.86 (1.39–33.83) 5.74 (1.35–24.45)
Health literacy domains (continuous variables)
 AMH: Actively managing health 1.60 (0.25–10.10)  
 SS: Have social support for health 0.68 (0.14–3.26)  
 HIS: Sufficient Information to manage health 0.24 (0.03–1.81)  
 AE: Actively engage with healthcare providers 0.18 (0.06–0.56) 0.12 (0.05–0.28)
 FHI: Ability to Find good Health Information 1.42 (0.48–4.15)  
Intra-cluster correlation (ICC) 0.326 0.255
  1. Note: Significant estimates are given in bold text