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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