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Table 3 Age-adjusted odds ratios of elevated HOMA-IR according to categories of waist circumference

From: Waist circumference and insulin resistance: a community based cross sectional study on reproductive aged Iranian women

   Number of women (%) Odds ratio (95% confidence interval)
Waist (cm) Total Elevated HOMA-IR* Age-adjusted
< 80 344 31(9%) 1.0 (referent)
80-84 129 25(19.4%) 2.3 (1.3-3.9)
85-89 150 35(23.3%) 2.6 (1.6-4.2)
90-94 102 25(24.5%) 3.4 (2-5.8)
95 ≤ 182 76(41.8%) 9.5 (5.6-16.1)
  1. * The HOMA-IR ≥ 95% percentile (≥ 2.63)