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Table 3 Multivariate model to describe the association between behaviors and risk factors in adults

From: Influence of risk behavior aggregation in different categories of physical activity on the occurrence of cardiovascular risk factors

   Hypercholesterolemia Hypertension Obesity Diabetes mellitus
   OR§ (OR95% CI) OR§ (OR95% CI) OR§ (OR95% CI) OR§ (OR95% CI)
Aggregate OPA None 1.00 1.00 1.00 1.00
  Only 1 factor 1.12 (0.59 – 2.12) 1.17 (0.67 -2.04) 1.54 (0.89 – 2.66) 1.25 (0.52 – 2.99)
  ≥ 2 factors 2.18 (0.89 – 5.35) 3.03 (1.34 – 6.82) 2.24 (0.95 – 5.31) 3.44(1.21 – 9.77)
Aggregate FTPA None 1.00 1.00 -- 1.00
  Only 1 factor 1.62 (0.84 – 3.12) 1.63 (0.93 – 2.85) -- 1.80 (0.77 – 4.21)
  ≥ 2 factors 3.18 (1.31 – 7.76) 1.88 (0.81 – 4.37) -- 2.38 (0.75 – 7.55)
Aggregate LPA None -- 1.00 1.00 --
  Only 1 factor -- 1.80 (1.03 – 3.16) 1.59(0.90 – 2.79) --
  ≥ 2 factors -- 2.42 (1.09 – 5.38) 2.51 (1.14 – 5.54) --
  1. Legend: OPA=occupational physical activity; FTPA=free time physical activity; LPA=locomotion physical activity; OR = odds ratio; ORIC95% = confidence interval of 95%; § = Model adjusted for age, sex and occupational group.