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Table 3 Childhood overweight and obesity risk, stratified by level of socioeconomic position

From: Infancy weight gain, parental socioeconomic position, and childhood overweight and obesity: a Danish register-based cohort study

Weight gain category OR 95% CI OR 95% CI OR 95% CI OR 95% CI
  ISCED 0–2 ISCED 4 ISCED 5–6 ISCED 7–8
Slow 0.28 0.18–0.41 0.21 0.13–0.35 0.28 0.18–0.44 0.34 0.18–0.64
Mean 1 1 1 1
Rapid 2.99 2.38–3.77 3.02 2.23–4.09 2.88 2.09–3.96 4.14 2.61–6.56
Very rapid 7.47 5.92–9.42 7.32 5.34–10.02 6.88 4.95–9.56 11.84 7.38–19.00
  Low income quartile Low-middle income quartile High-middle income quartile High income quartile
Slow 0.26 0.15–0.43 0.16 0.09–0.27 0.36 0.24–0.54 0.29 0.18–0.47
Mean 1 1 1 1
Rapid 2.68 2.01–3.56 3.02 2.21–4.13 3.55 2.64–4.76 3.31 2.41–4.54
Very rapid 7.31 5.50–9.71 8.86 6.47–12.12 7.23 5.29–9.89 7.93 5.69–11.04
  1. Odds ratios (OR) and 95% confidence intervals (95% CI) of overweight and obesity risk at follow-up (22–26 months) in the study population (n = 19,894), stratified on level of socioeconomic position, and based on fully adjusted models and imputed data. Abbreviations: ISCED (International Standard Classification of Education)