Table 2

Overall Lifestyle Score (OLS) construction

Individual component

Score

N (%)

Male (%)

Female (%)


Diet Quality Score (0–3)

1st quartile

0

55 (27.5)

19

36

2nd quartile

1

61 (30.5)

31

30

3rd quartile

2

47 (23.5)

27

20

4th quartile

3

37 (18.5)

23

14

Smoking Score (0–3)

Smokers ≥10 cigarettes/day

0

2 (1)

2

0

Smokers <10 cigarettes/day

1

3 (1.5)

3

0

Former smokers

2

18 (9)

17

1

Non smokers

3

177 (88.5)

78

99

Alcohol Consumption Score (0–3)

Binge drinkers

0

36 (18)

13

23

Regular high drinkers

1

36 (18)

21

15

Non drinkers

2

76 (38)

29

47

Regular moderate drinkers

3

52 (26)

37

15

Physical Activity Score (0–3)

Inactive (no physical activity)

0

41(20.5)

6

35

Light (moderate <30 min)

1

42 (21)

8

35

Moderate (moderate ≥30 min)

2

77 (38.5)

47

29

Active (vigorous ≥20 min)

3

40 (20)

39

1

Overall Lifestyle Score (0–12)

1st tertile (Low)

0–6

61 (30.5)

14

48

2nd tertile (Medium)

7–8

76 (38)

39

34

3rd tertile (High)

9–12

63 (31.5)

47

18


Sodjinou et al. BMC Public Health 2008 8:84   doi:10.1186/1471-2458-8-84

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