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Table 5

Factors affecting Metabolic Syndrome

VariableDivisionOR95% CIp-value
SexFemale1.0
Male1.6450.879∼3.0780.118
AgeYoung adult1.0
Middle-aged0.3610.162∼0.8060.014
Education≤High school1.0410.541∼2.0040.904
≥College1.0
IncomeLow1.3020.421∼4.0240.829
Middle-low0.8810.286∼2.7190.700
Middle-high1.1010.455∼2.6600.630
High1.0
SmokingNon-smoker1.0
Current smoker1.0840.573∼2.0490.803
Alcohol intake<1 time/month1.0
≥1 time/month1.3500.507∼3.5990.544
Meal regularity/day≤One time regularity1.0200.377∼2.7610.691
Two times regularity1.2540.406∼3.8750.588
Three times regularity1.0
Perceived oral healthGood1.0
Moderate0.7930.280∼2.2440.988
Poor0.9920.353∼2.7920.554
Speech problemNo1.0
Neutral0.2640.116∼0.5990.493
Yes1.1610.193∼6.9850.018
Chewing difficultyNo1.0
Neutral0.3470.144∼0.8330.869
Yes0.4970.213∼1.1600.095
Toothache experienceNo1.0
Yes1.5140.726∼3.1570.265
Frequency of toothbrushing/day≤15.6731.148∼28.0380.034
2∼31.2840.422∼3.9110.027
≥41.0

CI: confidence interval, OR: odds ratio.

By complex sample logistic regression analysis.

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