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Table 3 Bivariable and multivariable logistic regression analysis by using IDF criteria at UGCSH, June 2017

From: Metabolic syndrome among type 2 diabetic patients in Ethiopia: a cross-sectional study

Variable Mets COR 95%CI P-value AOR 95% CI P-value
Yes No
Sex Male 40 (27.4%) 105 (50.2%) 1.00 0.00 0.2 (0.1,0.6) < 0.00*
Female 106 (72.6%) 104 (49.8%) 0.2 (0.1,0.4)
Age < 30 0 (0%0 27 (100%) 1.00   
31–40 2 (13.3%) 13 (86.7%) 0.0 (0.0,-) 0.9
41–50 9 (16.1%) 47 (83.9%) 0.4 (0.9,2.2) 0.3
51–64 19 (20.7%) 73 (79.3%) 0.5 (0.2,1.4) 0.2
> 65 17 (25.8%) 49 (74.2%) 0.8 (0.4,1.6) 0.5
Residency Urban 40 (19.3%) 167 (80.7%) 0.7 (0.3,1.7) 0.41   
Rural 7 (14.3%) 42 (85.7%) 1.00
Educational status Unable to read and write 22 (46.8%) 54 (25.8%) 0.4 (0.2,0.9) 0.03
Primary school 13 (27.7%) 74 (35.4%) 1.00 1.3 (0.7,3.6) 0.2
Secondary school and above 12 (25.5%) 81 (38.8%) 0.4 (0.2,0.8) 0.01 1.4 (0.5,3.3) 0.4
Marital status Single 4 (8.5%) 14 (6.7%) 0.4 (0.1,1.3) 0.1   
Married 35 (74.5%) 184 (88%) 2.7 (0.4,18.1) 0.3
Divorced 4 (8.5%) 3 (1.4%0 1.00
Widowed 4 (8.5%) 8 (3.8%) 0.57 (0.1,2.9) 0.5
Occupation Government 13 (27.7%) 65 (31.1%) 1.00   
Unemployed 29 (61.7%) 102 (48.8%) 0.4 (0.2,1.2) 0.09
Self employed 5 (10.6%) 42 (20.1%) 0.7 (0.3,1.4) 0.3
Monthly income(ETB) < 600 birr 21 (44.7%) 95 (45.5%) 1.00   
601-1500 birr 13 (27.7%) 55 (26.3%) 1.0 (0.5,2.2) 0.9
> 1501 birr 13 (27.7%) 59 (28.2%) 1.1 (0.5,2.5) 0.8
Types of Oil used Palm Oil 38 (80.9%) 172 (82.3%) 1.1 (0.5,2.5) 0.8   
Cereal Oil 9 (19.1%) 37 (17.7%) 1.00
Work involving vigorous intensity of activity Yes 21 (44.7%) 26 (55.3%) 1.00   
No 99 (47.4%) 110 (52.6%) 0.9 (0.5,1.7) 0.7
Regular physical exercise Yes 13 (27.7%) 34 (72.3%) 1.00   
No 70 (33.5%) 139 (66.5%) 0.8 (0.4,1.5) 0.4
Family history of chronic disease Yes 21 (44.7%) 26 (55.3%) 0.6 (0.3,1.1) 0.1   
No 68 (32.5) 141 (67.5%) 1.00
Duration since Diabetic mellitus diagnosed < 1 Year 4 (8.5%) 18 (8.6%) 1.00   
1-5 Years 25 (53.2%) 111 (53.1%) 0.9 (0.5,1.5) 0.9
> 6 Years 18 (38.3%) 80 (38.3%) 0.9 (0.3,3.1) 0.9
Duration since anti Diabetic started <  1 Year 5 (10.6%) 19 (9.1%) 1.00   
1-5 Years 25 (53.2%) 110 (52.6%) 0.9 (0.4,1.8) 0.8
>  6 Years 17 (36.2%) 80 (38.3%) 1.1 (0.4,3.4) 0.8
Total number of medications 1 94 (45.0%) 1.00   
2 79 (37.8%) 0.8 (0.16,4.1) 0.8
3 28 (13.4%) 0.7 (0.1,3.5) 0.7
4 8 (3.8%) 1.9 (0.3,9.9) 1.9
  1. *P < 0.05