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Table 8 Multivariate logistic regression model of the factors associated with metabolic syndrome, using the ATP III criteria, Jordan 2017

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

  OR (95% CI) P value*
Age (years)   
 18–29 1 (Ref) < 0.001
 30–39 2.65 (1.80, 3.90) < 0.001
 40–49 7.00 (4.85, 10.11) < 0.001
 50–59 17.11 (11.60, 25.22) < 0.001
 60–69 20.62 (13.00, 32.72) < 0.001
 ≥70 12.20 (7.18, 20.71) < 0.001
Occupation   
 Field Work 1 (Ref) < 0.001
 Unemployed 1.76 (1.32, 2.35) < 0.001
 Retired 1.17 (0.81, 1.68) 0.400
 Office Work 1.14 (0.84, 1.54) 0.400
Region   
 North 1 (Ref) < 0.001
 Middle 0.63 (0.52, 0.76) < 0.001
 South 1.10 (0.86, 1.40) 0.457
Marital status   
 Single 1 (Ref)  
 Married 2.00 (1.39, 2.89) < 0.001
  1. * p-values for adjusted odds ratios from multivariate binary logistic regression