Table 2

Description of lifestyle among participating middle-aged women from Scotland and Sweden and OR calculations

Scotland (n=6250)Sweden (n=741)OR95% CIOR*95% CI
n%n%
Smoking
 Yes169427.214319.61.531.27 to 1.861.231.01 to 1.50
 No454572.858880.4
Drink alcohol
 Often332553.324833.74.233.59 to 4.975.274.46 to 6.24
 Seldom290946.748766.3
Physical inactivity
 Sedentary104416.8598.12.281.74 to 3.011.801.36 to 2.39
 Not sedentary518283.267091.9
Eating fruit
 Often499980.063286.02.28
 Seldom124820.010314.02.281.74 to 3.011.801.36 to 2.39
Eating vegetables
 Often451772.368793.3
 Seldom173027.7496.75.374.00 to 7.214.703.47 to 6.36
  • *OR adjusted for age and education.