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Table 7 Multivariate logistic regression model of the factors associated with metabolic syndrome, using the IDF criteria, Jordan 2017

From: Metabolic syndrome amongst adults in Jordan: prevalence, trend, and its association with socio-demographic characteristics

  OR (95% CI) P-value*
Gender
 Men 1 (Ref)  
 Women 1.42 (1.10, 1.83) < 0.05
Age (years)
 18–29 1 (Ref) < 0.001
 30–39 2.53 (1.79, 3.57) < 0.001
 40–49 5.78 (4.16, 8.03) < 0.001
 50–59 12.44 (8.73, 17.73) < 0.001
 60–69 14.54 (9.42, 22.42) < 0.001
 ≥70 10.45 (6.26, 17.44) < 0.001
Occupation
 Field Work 1 (Ref) < 0.05
 Unemployed 1.38 (1.02, 1.86) < 0.05
 Retired 0.95 (0.67, 1.35) 0.758
 Office Work 1.01 (0.76, 1.36) 0.925
Region
 North 1 (Ref) < 0.001
 Middle 0.66 (0.54, 0.80) < 0.001
 South 1.14 (0.90, 1.44) 0.282
Marital status
 Single 1 (Ref)  
 Married 2.26 (1.61, 3.18) < 0.001
  1. * p-values for adjusted odds ratios from multivariate binary logistic regression