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Table 4 Multivariate analysis of characteristics associated with high blood glucose, Brazil, 2018

From: Prevalence of people at risk of developing type 2 diabetes mellitus and the involvement of community pharmacies in a national screening campaign: a pioneer action in Brazil

Variables PR (CI95%) crude PR (CI95%) ajusted*
Body mass index
  < 25  −   − 
 25–30 1.5 (1.4 − 1.6) 1.1 (1.1 − 1.2)
  > 30 1.9 (1.7 − 2.0) 1.3 (1.2 − 1.4)
Abdominal circumference (cm)
 ♂ < 94 or ♀ < 80  − 
 ♂ 94–102 or ♀ 80–88 1.4 (1.3 − 1.6) 1.2 (1.1 − 1.3)
 ♂ > 102 or ♀ > 88 1.8 (1.7 − 2.0) 1.3 (1.2 − 1.5)
Educational level (years)
  ≥ 15  − 
 8 − 10 1.5 (1.4 − 1.7) 1.3 (1.1 − 1.4)
 4 − 7 2.3 (2.1 − 2.6) 1.4 (1.3 − 1.5)
 1 − 3 2.5 (1.8 − 3.5) 1.5 (1.2 − 1.9)
 Illiterate 2.8 (2.4 − 3.3) 1.5 (1.3 − 1.7)
Consumption of vegetables and/or fruits
 Every day
 Do not eat every day 1.1 (1.0 − 1.1) 1.1 (1.1 − 1.2)
Diagnosis or use of medicines for hypertension
 No  − 
 Yes 1.8 (1.7 − 1.9) 1.1 (1.1 − 1.2)
High blood glucose in the past
 No   
 es 2.4 (2.2 − 2.5) 1.9 (1.8 − 2.0)
Family member with type 1 or 2 diabetes mellitus  
 No  −   − 
Y es (parents, siblings or children) 1.4 (1.3 − 1.5) 1.3 (1.2 − 1.4)
  1. ♂—Male; ♀—Female. *Final model adjusted for age and sex