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Table 2 Adjusted Odd Ratios (ORs) for Metabolic Syndrome

From: Metabolic syndrome in indigenous communities in Mexico: a descriptive and cross-sectional study

Variable OR
(95% CI)
Adjusted OR*
(95% CI)
Total cholesterol ≥  200 mg/dl or medical treatment2.2 (1.8–2.6)1.9 (1.6–2.4)b
ObesityBMI ≥ 30 kg/m24.1 (3.35–4.9)4.5 (3.7–5.6)b
Body fat, %Higha3.2 (2.7–3.8)4.6 (3.8–5.6)b
Visceral fatHigh (≥10%)2.4 (1.6–3.5)3.2 (2.2–4.8)b
First-degreeMother1.6 (1.2–1.9)1.8 (1.4–2.3)b
relationshipFather1.6 (1.2–2.2)1.9 (1.4–2.7)b
with type 2 diabetesBoth parents2.8 (1.6–5.0)3.2 (1.8–5.8)b
First-degreeMother1.4 (1.1–1.7)1.6 (1.3–2.0)b
relationshipFather1.4 (1.0–1.8)1.4 (1.0–1.9)
with hypertensionBoth parents1.6 (1.0–2.6)1.6 (1.0–2.6)
Alcohol consumptionTrue0.7 (0.6–1.0)1.3 (0.9–1. 7)
SmokingTrue0.9 (0.7–1.3)1.6 (1.2–2.2)c
  1. *Adjusted by age and gender
  2. a Cutoff value [31]
  3. bP < 0.0001
  4. cP = 0.01