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Table 4 Odds of health-related behaviours according to other health-related behaviours (OR (95% CI))

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

Health-related behaviour (predictor) Outcome
Smoking High-risk alcohol consumption Inadequate sleep Inadequate physical activity Low fruit and vegetable intake
Men
 Smoking 1.89 (1.27–2.81)** 1.77 (1.23–2.56)** 1.53 (1.07–2.21)** 1.56 (1.02–2.39)*
 High-risk alcohol consumption 1.89 (1.27–2.81)** 1.22 (0.87–1.71) 1.22 (0.87–1.71) 0.98 (0.75–1.28)
 Inadequate sleep 1.77 (1.23–2.56)** 1.22 (0.87–1.71) 0.94 (0.71–1.23) 1.09 (0.77–1.54)
 Inadequate physical activity 1.53 (1.07–2.21)** 0.98 (0.75–1.28) 0.94 (0.71–1.23) 1.11 (0.73–1.67)
 Low fruit and vegetable intake 1.56 (1.02–2.39)* 0.97 (0.70–1.46) 1.09 (0.77–1.54) 1.11 (0.73–1.67)
Women
 Smoking 2.06 (1.19–3.56)* 1.12 (0.70–1.78) 0.95 (0.56–1.61) 1.31 (0.90–1.89)
 High-risk alcohol consumption 2.06 (1.19–3.56)* 1.68 (1.12–2.53)* 2.44 (1.45–4.09)** 1.54 (1.01–2.34)*
 Inadequate sleep 1.12 (0.70–1.78) 1.68 (1.12–2.53)* 1.57 (1.07–2.31)* 0.83 (0.63–1.09)
 Inadequate physical activity 0.95 (0.56–1.61) 2.44 (1.45–4.09)** 1.57 (1.07–2.31)* 1.44 (1.04–2.00)*
 Low fruit and vegetable intake 1.31 (0.90–1.89) 1.54 (1.01–2.34)* 0.83 (0.63–1.09) 1.44 (1.04–2.00)*
  1. *p < 0.05; ** < 0.01