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Table 2 Results of one-way logistic regressions and multiple logistic regression analysis of use of dietary supplements supporting weight reduction (DSSWR)

From: Consumption of dietary supplements to support weight reduction in adults according to sociodemographic background, body mass index, waist-hip ratio, body fat and physical activity

Variables Use of DSSWR
One-way logistic regressions Multiple logistic regression
OR (95% CI) p value OR (95% CI) p value
Sex
 Women 1.95 (1.71–2.23) < 0.001 2.59 (2.17–3.08) < 0.001
Age category
 18–35 years old 1.47 (1.22–1.76) < 0.001 1.29 (1.03–1.61) 0.026
 36–60 years old 1.16 (0.97–1.38) 0.096    
Education
 Higher 3.12 (2.30–4.25) < 0.001 1.67 (1.14–2.44) 0.008
 Secondary 1.40 (1.10–1.79) 0.007    
Financial status
  “Good” 2.34 (1.93–2.84) < 0.001 2.41 (1.86–3.12) < 0.001
  “Hard to say” 1.97 (1.57–2.47) < 0.001 2.18 (1.69–2.81) < 0.001
BMI status
 Underweight 2.10 (1.23–3.59) 0.007    
%BF
 Normal 1.34 (1.17–1.52) < 0.001    
PA level
 High 1.76 (1.41–2.19) < 0.001 1.43 (1.11–1.86) 0.006