Table 3

Odds of obesity in relation to percentage of food advertisementsa
Odds Ratio 95% CI
Food Ad Percentage (in 10% increments) 1.05 1.00-1.10b
Total Number of Ads 1.00 1.00-1.00
Demographic Control Variables
Female Gender 0.65 0.56-0.76
Education
  Less Than High School 1.99 1.29-3.07
  Some High School 1.54 1.16-2.02
  High School 1.38 1.14-1.67
  Some College 1.33 1.09-1.61
  College 1.00 -
Ethnicity
  Not Hispanic 1.00 -
  Hispanic 1.38 1.08-1.76
Race
  White 1.00 -
  Black 2.22 1.83-2.71
  Asian 0.57 0.36-0.89
  Other Race 1.31 0.99-1.76

aModel also controls for age and age-squared (not shown). bp<0.03: CI overlaps 1.00 due to rounding.

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Lesser et al. BMC Public Health 2013 13:20   doi:10.1186/1471-2458-13-20

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