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Table 4 Independent risk factors of each of the 3 NCDs by multivariable logistic regression

From: Prevalence of non-communicable diseases and its risk factors among Ijegun-Isheri Osun residents in Lagos State, Nigeria: a community based cross-sectional study

Variables Crude OR (95% CI) p-value Adjusted OR (95% CI) p-value
Hypertension (adjusted for age, occupation and dyslipidemia)
 Age (≥60 years) 8.51 (3.61–20.06) < 0.05 4.56 (1.72–12.09) < 0.05
 Employed 4.01 (1.98–8.11) < 0.05 2.29 (0.91–5.77) 0.08
 Dyslipidemia 10.58 (5.34–21.00) < 0.05 5.01(2.26–11.13) < 0.05
Diabetes (adjusted for age and dyslipidemia)
 Age (≥60 years) 15.38 (3.75–63.12) < 0.05 8.83 (1.88–41.55) < 0.01
 Dyslipidemia 10.63 (1.32–85.42) < 0.05 3.89 (0.39–38.65) 0.25
Dyslipidemia (adjusted for age, occupation, smoking, physical activity and hypertension
 Age (≥60 years) 24.79 (5.76–106.67) < 0.05 29.32 (4.78–179.84) < 0.05
 Employed 10.17 (4.89–21.15) < 0.05 11.12 (3.10–39.92) < 0.05
 Smoking 2.14 (1.18–3.89) < 0.05 2.34 (1.03–5.33) < 0.05
 Physical activity 0.44 (0.24–0.79) < 0.05 0.34 (0.15–0.76) < 0.05
 Hypertension 10.58 (5.34–21.00) < 0.05 4.31 (1.90–9.77) < 0.05
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