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Table 3 Factors associated with overweight/obesity among ministries civil servants in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, 2018

From: Determinant factors of overweight/obesity among federal ministry civil servants in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia: a call for sector-wise occupational health program

Variable Overweight/obesity COR (95% CI), value AOR (95% CI)
Yes No
Age of the participant (years)
 18–24 11 (11%) 93 (89%) 1 1
 25–34 36 (24%) 117 (76%) 2.60 (1.256, 5.388) 3.08 (1.07–8.83)
 35–44 50 (38%) 80 (62%) 5.28 (2.577, 10.83) 11.17 (3.89–32.06)
 ≥ 45 44 (47%) 50 (53%) 7.440 (3.53, 15.668) 11.56 (3.75–35.56)
Monthly income of participants
 < 1000 5 (6%) 76 (94% 1 1
 1000–2250 63 (34%) 120 (66%) 7.98 (3.07, 20.73) 6.69 (2.02, 22.20)
 2251–3300 12 (23%) 40 (77%) 4.56 (1.50, 13.85) 1.14 (0.27, 4.75)
 ≥ 3301 50 (39%) 79 (61%) 9.62 (3.64,25.42) 3.20 (0.90, 11.38)
Ever cigarette smoking
 Smoker 43 (43%) 57 (57%) 2.37 (1.54, 3.70) 1.40 (0.67–2.91)
 Non smoker 101 (24%) 318 (76%) 1 1
Ever alcohol drinking
 Yes 95 (37%) 162 (63%) 2.57 (1.72, 3.84) 2.27 (1.23, 4.16)
 No 49 (19%) 215 (81%) 1 1
Ever chat chewing status
 Yes 35 (40%) 53 (60%) 1.96 (1.21, 3.17)  
 No 105 (25%) 312 (75%) 1  
Physical (sport) activity of respondents
 Yes+ 55 (20%) 217 (80%) 2.21 (1.49, 3.27) 2.42 (1.36–4.30)
 No 91 (36%) 162 (64%) 1 1
Walk 10 munities per day of respondents
 Yes 64 (17%) 318 (83%) 6.90 (4.49, 10.60) 11.28 (5.96–21.36)
 No 82 (58%) 59 (42%) 1 1