Table 3

Associations (Odds Ratios with 95%Confidence Intervals) between generational status and overweight for Turkish and Moroccan men and women (aged 15-30 years).

Men

N= 334

OR (95%CI)

Women

N = 339

OR (95%CI)


Crude Model *

First generation

1.00

1.00

Second generation

1.89 (1.09-3.24)

0.53 (0.19-0.90)

Model 1

Second generation

1.90 (1.10-3.28)

0.56 (0.32-0.97)

Model 2

Second generation

2.29 (1.19-4.42)

0.77 (0.40-1.46)

Model 3

Second generation

1.92 (1.08-3.40)

0.59 (0.34-1.01)

Model 4

Second generation

2.03 (1.15-3.60)

0.50 (0.28-0.90)


All models are adjusted for age and ethnicity.

* Crude model: adjusted for age and ethnicity

Model 1: crude model additionally adjusted for socio-demographic factors (marital status and children)

Model 2: crude model additionally adjusted for socioeconomic position (education level, position on the labour market and occupational status)

Model 3: crude model additionally adjusted for migration related factors (region of origin, reason for migration)

Model 4: crude model additionally adjusted for acculturation and religion (cultural orientation and social contacts, perceived importance of religion).

Hosper et al. BMC Public Health 2011 11:105   doi:10.1186/1471-2458-11-105

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