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Table 3 Regression models predicting BMI and BFP at baseline

From: Body composition outcomes of Healthy Fit and the role of acculturation among low-income Hispanics on the US-Mexico border

  Body Mass Index
(n = 508)
Body Fat Percentage
(n = 465)1
Independent Variables B 95% CI B 95% CI
Intercept 29.09* (27.20, 30.97) 41.15* (38.38, 43.92)
Acculturation 0.09 (−0.79, 0.98) 0.13 (−1.18, 1.43)
Socioeconomic Status −0.70 (−1.47, 0.06) − 1.32* (−2.41, − 0.23)
Age 0.04 (−0.00, 0.07) 0.06* (0.00, 0.12)
Gender −1.06 (−2.42, 0.3) −14.99* (− 16.97, − 13.02)
  1. 1BFP was sometimes missing due to technical challenges with the biometric impedance scale, which consistently provided weight readings but was sometimes unable to estimate BFP
  2. *p < .05