Table 3

Generalized Estimating Equations (GEE) model results for enrolment in the program (adjusted for clustering by GP)
Variable OR (CI) P Value (adjusted for clustering by GP)
Female 1.00(ref) P=0.100
Male 0.802 (0.616-1.044)
Aboriginal, Torres Strait Islander, Pacific Islander or Maori descent
No 1.00(ref)
Yes 0.526 (0.263-1.049) P=0.068
Region of Birth
Australia or other 1.00 (ref) P=0.000
Asia (including Indian sub-continent), middle east, North Africa, Southern 0.520 (0.375-0.721)
Participant Health Risk Profile Family history of type 1 or type 2 diabetes
No 1.00 (ref) P=0.000
Yes 1.665 (1.351-2.051)
History of high blood glucose
No 1.00 (ref) P=0.001
Yes 1.484 (1.175-1.874)
Taking antihypertensive medication
No 1.00(ref) P=0.040
Yes 0.798(0.644-0.990)
Daily Smoker
No 1.00(ref) P=0.000
Yes 0.517 (0.400-0.669)
Frequency of fruit and vegetable consumption
Every day 1.00(ref) P=0.047
Not every day 0.760 (0.579-0.996)
Physical activity levels
At least 2.5 hours per week 1.00(ref) P=0.004
Less than 2.5 hours per week 1.479 (1.134-1.930)

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Laws et al. BMC Public Health 2012 12:822   doi:10.1186/1471-2458-12-822

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