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Table 2 Unadjusted and adjusted odds ratio (OR) with 95% confidence interval (CI) for overweight and obesity A in relation to departments, gender and age strata (N = 497)

From: Overweight, obesity and related conditions: a cross-sectional study of adult inpatients at a Norwegian Hospital

  N (%) OR (95% CI) Adjusted OR (95% CI)
Departments    
Psychiatric 61 (43.3) 1.0 1.0
Somatic 163 (45.8) 1.11 (0.61, 1.33) 1.05 (0,66, 1.67)
Gender    
Males 115 (47.3) 1.0 1.0
Females 109 (42.9) 1.19 (0.84, 1.70) 1.16 (0,81, 1.67)
Age strata (yrs)    
18-39 21 (41.2) 1.0 1.0
40-59 30 (61.2) 1.76 (1.04, 2.98) 1.73 (1.01, 2.96)
60-79 52 (50.5) 1.54 (0.97, 2.45) 1.47 (0.87, 2.48)
≥80 12 (30.0) 0.83 (0.46, 1.48) 0.79 (0.42, 1.51)
  1. ACategory definitions are based on World Health Organizations (WHO’s) cutoffs. Underweight and normal weight = BMI ≤ 25 kg/m2, Overweight and obesity = BMI ≥ 25 kg/m2.