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Table 4 Main results of the logistic regression regarding the determinants of overweight and maternal obesity

From: Social determinants of overweight and obesity in the mother-child binomial: evidences from Mexico

Overweight / Obesity Prevalence % Odds Ratio (*) 95% CI P Value
Age
 Tercil 1 36.8
 Tercil 2 33.3 2.928513 0.47.18.0
 Tercil 3 29.8 .9201129 0.11–7.29 s
Marital status
 Single 7.7
 Married 29 4.120726 0.18–90.86
 Free union 63.2 3.401186 0.17–65.97
Employment of Family Chief
 Remunerated 2.1
 Unpaid 89.1 .0757522 0.00–19.45
 Unemployed 8.66 .6922784 0.00–21.45
Family Chief Income
 Tercil 1 36.6
 Tercil 2 33.4 .7917301 0.49–1.30 **
 Tercil 3 29.9 .2105857 0.01–2.71
Total income
 Tercil 1 36.8
 Tercil 2 30.7 9.405535 0.82–10.75
 Tercil 3 32.4 10.36989 0.45–23.87
Mother occupation
 Remunerated 19
 Unpaid 80.9 3.622143 0.36–35.69
Level of education
 Low 67.9
 High 32 1.163893 0.21–6.33
P. Processed foods 100 1.5816062 0.38–1.87 *
P. Occidental 100 .7709485 0.47–1.25
P. High in sugar 100 1.157448 0.64–2.07
Smokes
 No 95.6
 Yes 4.3 1.1299077 0.80–1.37 ***
Alcohol
 No 72.2
 Yes 27.7 1.101313 0.25–4.80
Municipality
 Temixco 52.8
 E. Zapata 21.2 .4058108 0.05–2.78
 Xochitepec 25.9 1.595282 0.30–8.46
Social program
 Yes 18.1
 No 81.8 1.0877091 0.01–0.68 **
Food safety
 Safety 45.8
 Mild insecurity 38.9 2.609584 0.57–11.88
 Moderate insecurity 10.8 .8550086 0.11–6.33
 Severe insecurity 4.3 1.1700472 0.00–1.31 **
Current health problem
 No 88.3
 Yes 11.6 1.572707 0.86–2.05 ***
Pregnancy health problem
 No 70.5
 Yes 29.4 .7714542 0.12–4.87
  1. < 0.001* < 0.01** < 0.05*** Odds ratio adjusted by age and marital status