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Table 2 Logistic regression results on television exposure and overweight/obesity among women in Ghana, GDHS: 2014

From: Television exposure and overweight/obesity among women in Ghana

  Model I Model II
Characteristic OR 95% CI OR 95% CI
TV exposure
 No TV in household, no TV exposure
 No TV in household, moderate TV exposure 1.338 [0.963,1.860] 0.987 [0.670,1.454]
 No TV in household, high TV exposure 1.578** [1.130,2.203] 1.219 [0.833,1.784]
 TV in household, no TV exposure 1.662* [1.088,2.537] 0.751 [0.436,1.293]
 TV in household, moderate TV exposure 3.933** [3.004,5.151] 1.364 [0.956,1.946]
 TV in household, high TV exposure 4.008** [3.214,4.999] 1.388* [1.002,1.923]
Age group (years)
 15–24     
 25–34    2.447** [1.819,3.294]
 35–44    3.790** [2.642,5.436]
 45+    3.568** [2.312,5.505]
Educational level
No education
 Primary    1.493** [1.122,1.985]
 Middle/JHS    1.489** [1.133,1.958]
 Secondary/higher    2.045** [1.412,2.962]
Marital status
Never married
 Married    1.746** [1.211,2.519]
 Cohabiting    1.365 [0.929,2.006]
 Wid/div/sep    2.033** [1.335,3.097]
Wealth quintile
Poorest
 Poorer    1.914** [1.386,2.643]
 Middle    3.087** [2.143,4.447]
 Richer    4.948** [3.212,7.622]
 Richest    7.124** [4.437,11.44]
Occupation
Not working
 Prof/managl/cleric    1.560* [1.063,2.290]
 Sales/trade    1.447** [1.120,1.870]
 Agriculture    0.610** [0.437,0.852]
 Manual    1.459* [1.059,2.010]
Type of locality
Urban
 Rural    1.335* [1.048,1.702]
Parity
Zero
 One    1.169 [0.807,1.692]
 Two    1.817** [1.205,2.741]
 Three    1.791* [1.138,2.818]
 Four    1.317 [0.820,2.114]
 Five    1.275 [0.778,2.090]
 Six    2.156** [1.260,3.690]
 Seven or more    1.807* [1.053,3.099]
Wald ×2 210.81 (5)
0.0000
0.000 (4)
1.0000
652.95 (30)
0.0000
4.53 (8)
0.8068
Prob. > x2
Hosmer-Lemeshow X2 (d.f)
Prob. > x2
  1. OR Odds Ratios; 95% confidence intervals in brackets
  2. * p < .05, ** p < .01