Table 4

Odds ratios for self-reported lifetime cardiovascular diseasea by selected risk factors
Age-adjusted Full modelb (n=3467)
OR 95% CI OR 95% CI
Marginalisation
  Unexposed majority 1.00 1.00
  Exposed majority 1.21 0.86-1.68 1.07 0.73-1.56
  Unexposed minority 1.21 0.94-1.55 1.10 0.81-1.51
  Exposed minority 2.19 1.53-3.15 2.10 1.40-3.14
Self-perceived Sami ethnicity
  No 1.00 1.00
  Yes 0.93 0.76-1.14 0.88 0.66-1.17
Smoking
  Never 1.00 1.00
  Current/Previous 1.93 1.52-2.43 1.40 1.05-1.86
Leisure-time light physical activity
  < 1 hour per week 1.00 1.00
  ≥ 1 hour per week 0.63 0.50-0.79 0.63 0.48-0.82
Metabolic syndrome
  No 1.00 1.00
  Yes 1.29 1.01-1.64 1.31 0.97-1.78
Family history of cardiovascular disease
  No 1.00 1.00
  Yes 1.95 1.60-2.38 1.89 1.49-2.39
Education
  0-12 years 1.00 1.00
  13+ years 0.63 0.46-0.87 0.63 0.43-0.91
Sex
  Women 1.00 1.00
  Men 1.71 1.40-2.09 1.60 1.24-2.06
Age (years) - - 1.11 1.09-1.12

aMyocardial infarction, angina pectoris, and cerebral stroke/brain haemorrhage combined.

bAdjusting for self-perceived Sami ethnicity, smoking, leisure-time light physical activity, metabolic syndrome, family history of cardiovascular disease, education, sex and age. All variables are mutually adjusted for each other.

Eliassen et al.

Eliassen et al. BMC Public Health 2013 13:522   doi:10.1186/1471-2458-13-522

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