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Table 2 Odds ratio of logistic regression assessing the impacts of selected variables on overweight or obesity of rural women in Bangladesh

From: Determinants of overweight or obesity among ever-married adult women in Bangladesh

Variables with categories Status of overweight or obesity of women
  Simple logistic regression Multiple logistic regression
Division OR 95 % CI p value OR 95 % CI p value
Rangpur (Ref.) 1    1   
 Dhaka 1 · 10 0 · 87–1 · 38 0 · 44 1 · 04 0 · 82–1 · 33 0 · 74
 Chittagong 1 · 80 1 · 46–2 · 22 <0 · 001 1 · 42 1 · 13–1 · 78 <0 · 01
 Khulna 1 · 90 1 · 54–2 · 35 <0 · 001 1 · 46 1 · 17–1 · 83 <0 · 01
 Rajshahi 1 · 56 1 · 26–1 · 94 <0 · 001 1 · 35 1 · 07–1 · 70 <0 · 05
 Barisal 1 · 09 0 · 85–1 · 39 0 · 50 1 · 02 0 · 78–1 · 33 0 · 89
 Sylhet 1 · 11 0 · 88–1 · 41 0 · 38 0 · 93 0 · 72–1 · 21 0 · 59
No · of household members       
 1–2 (Ref.) 1    1   
 3–4 0 · 77 0 · 59–1 · 02 0 · 06 0 · 77 0 · 57–1 · 06 0 · 100
 5+ 0 · 72 0 · 56–0 · 94 <0 · 01 0 · 67 0 · 50–0 · 92 <0.05
Wealth index of households       
 Poorest (Ref.) 1    1   
 Poorer 1 · 35 1 · 07–1 · 71 <0 · 05 1 · 223 0 · 96–1 · 58 0 · 11
 Middle 2 · 38 1 · 93–2 · 96 <0 · 001 1 · 86 1 · 46–2 · 37 <0 · 001
 Richer 4 · 43 3 · 61–5 · 46 <0 · 001 3 · 01 2 · 34–3.89 <0 · 001
 Richest 7 · 97 6 · 42–9 · 94 <0 · 001 4.75 3.57–6.33 <0 · 001
Food-security status of households       
 Food insecure (Ref.) 1    1   
 Food secure 1.98 1 · 74–2 · 27 <0 · 001 1 · 22 1 · 05–1 · 42 <0 · 01
Patterns of contraceptive use       
 Never users (Ref.) 1    -   
 Currently users 1 · 05 0 · 90–1 · 23 0 · 54 - - -
 Past users 1 · 24 1 · 04–1 · 48 <0 · 05 - - -
Menopausal status of women       
 Not in menopause (Ref.) 1    -   
 In menopause 0 · 86 0 · 76–0 · 97 <0 · 05 - - -
Number of living children       
 0 (Ref.) 1    1   
 1–2 1 · 04 0 · 83–1 · 30 0 · 76 0 · 77 0 · 59– 0 · 99 <0 · 05
 3–4 1 · 02 0 · 82–1 · 30 0 · 85 0 · 70 0 · 53–0 · 94 <0 · 05
 5+ 0 · 76 0 · 57–1 · 01 <0 · 05 0 · 59 0 · 41– 0 · 84 <0 · 01
Current marital status       
 Married and living with husband (Ref.) 1    1   
 Widowed/divorced/separated 0 · 79 0 · 61–1 · 02 0 · 07 0 · 75 0 · 56–0.99 <0.05
Educational status of women       
 No education (Ref.) 1    1   
 Primary 1 · 28 1 · 08–1 · 50 <0 · 01 1 · 17 0 · 98–1 · 40 0 · 09
 Secondary 1 · 96 1 · 69–2 · 28 <0 · 001 1 · 44 1 · 19–1 · 76 <0 · 001
 Higher 3 · 43 2 · 70–4 · 35 <0 · 001 1 · 54 1 · 15–2.06 <0 · 01
Age (years) of women       
 18–22 (Ref.) 1    1   
 23–27 2 · 06 1 · 66–2 · 57 <0 · 001 2 · 42 1 · 92–3 · 08 <0 · 001
 28–32 2 · 85 2 · 29–3 · 55 <0 · 001 3 · 57 2 · 80– 4 · 58 <0 · 001
 33–37 2 · 67 2 · 13–3 · 36 <0 · 001 3 · 71 2 · 84– 4 · 86 <0 · 001
 38–42 2 · 61 2 · 08–3 · 29 <0 · 001 4.11 3.11– 5 · 46 <0 · 001
 43+ 2 · 51 2 · 00–3 · 16 <0 · 001 4.08 3.05– 5 · 47 <0 · 001
Age (years) of women at first birth       
 <=13 (Ref.) 1    -   
 13–17 1 · 24 0 · 87–1 · 81 0 · 25 - - -
 18–22 1 · 55 1 · 10–2 · 27 0 · 02 - - -
 > = 23 1 · 93 1 · 30–2 · 92 <0 · 01 - - -
Watching TV at least once a week       
 No (Ref.) 1    1   
 Yes 2 · 38 2.12–2 · 67 <0 · 001 1 · 31 1.14–1 · 51 <0 · 001
Occupation status of women       
 Jobs that required manual labor (Ref.) 1    -   
 Jobs that required mostly sitting 1 · 71 1 · 24–2 · 37 <0 · 01 - - -
 Unemployed/housewives 1 · 18 0 · 95–1 · 47 0 · 15 - - -
  1. Ref.: Reference category