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Table 2 Odds ratio (95% CI) of ≥3 adverse health-related behaviours

From: The relationships between health-related behaviours in the Canadian adult population

  Men and women Men Women
Sex
 Men Reference   
 Women 0.61 (0.48–0.76)**   
Age (y)
 18–29 Reference Reference Reference
 30–39 0.84 (0.58–1.22) 1.05 (0.60–1.85) 0.64 (0.33–1.27)
 40–49 0.96 (0.63–1.46) 1.26 (0.66–2.39) 0.67 (0.40–1.13)
 50–59 0.61 (0.42–0.89)* 0.62 (0.36–1.07) 0.63 (0.36–1.12)
  ≥ 60 0.36 (0.24–0.54)** 0.49* (0.26–0.93) 0.22 (0.14–0.35)***
Household Education
  < Secondary School Reference Reference Reference
 Secondary School Graduation 0.60 (0.36–1.01) 0.76 (0.41–1.39) 0.44 (0.16–1.25)
 Post-Secondary School Graduation 0.30 (0.20–0.46)* 0.43 (0.24–0.75)** 0.19 (0.07–0.47)**
Income Adequacy
 Lowest Reference Reference Reference
 Lower Middle 0.83 (0.46–1.48) 0.77 (0.33–1.73) 0.90 (0.32–2.50)
 Upper Middle 0.67 (0.38–1.20) 0.69 (0.28–1.68) 0.64 (0.22–1.84)
 Highest 0.52 (0.31–0.86)* 0.52 (0.27–0.99)* 0.49 (0.18–1.38)
  1. *p < 0.05; **p < 0.01; ***p < 0.001