Table 4

Crude and adjusted OR for central obesity

VariableCategoryCrude ORAdjusted OR
P valueORIL 95%UL 95%P valueORIL 95%UL 95%
Age range (years)Under 301.001.00
30 to 390.4151.250.732.130.8950.960.501.84
40 to 49<0.0014.923.008.070.0591.920.973.78
50 to 59<0.0015.412.5211.590.0402.931.058.14
Family income (US$)510 to 10201.001.00
1020 to 15300.0012.921.525.620.1121.870.864.02
1530 to 20400.0022.971.515.810.7041.170.522.67
2040 to 25500.2091.690.753.830.4900.700.251.94
>25500.0052.921.396.110.7970.880.322.39
EducationGraduation1.001.00
High school0.0771.440.962.150.4921.210.702.09
Postgraduate0.2431.290.841.980.2981.360.762.43
Marital statusSingle1.001.00
Married<0.0013.372.035.580.1231.680.873.22
Other0.0113.861.3710.880.3190.410.072.35
Type of current activityOperational1.001.00
Administrative0.1591.280.911.790.4540.830.511.35
Main operational functionRescue0.2111.370.842.220.9961.000.541.86
ABTS0.0261.591.062.390.2071.390.832.33
Other1.001.00
Self-reported physical activityProtected1.001.00
At risk<0.0013.432.245.250.0151.951.143.34
Cardiorespiratory fitness≥12 METs1.001.00
<12 METs<0.0017.194.8710.61<0.0015.153.228.23
Total cholesterol (mg/dL)<2001.001.00
≥2000.0051.711.172.480.3400.770.451.32
Glucose (mg/dL)<1001.001.00
≥100<0.0012.942.084.150.0251.701.072.72
Triglycerides (mg/dL)<1501.001.00
≥150<0.0015.473.648.21<0.0013.121.755.55
  • ABTS, abbreviation from the Portuguese 'Auto-Busca Tanque e Salvamento'; IL, inferior limit; METs, metabolic equivalents; UL, upper limit.