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Table 3 Binary logistic regression models on hypertension

From: Expressed racial identity and hypertension in a telephone survey sample from Toronto and Vancouver, Canada: do socioeconomic status, perceived discrimination and psychosocial stress explain the relatively high risk of hypertension for Black Canadians?

  

Model 1

Model 2

Model 3

  

OR

95% Cl

OR

95% Cl

OR

95% Cl

Expressed racial identity

Asian

0.95

0.41 . 2.21

0.95

0.40 . 2.27

0.94

0.39 . 2.29

Black

5.16***

2.26 . 11.77

4.42**

1.90 . 10.29

4.22**

1.80 . 9.88

South Asian

0.58

0.22 . 1.54

0.59

0.21 . 1.64

0.59

0.21 . 1.62

Other

1.77

0.95 . 3.31

1.74

0.93 . 3.26

1.74

0.91 . 3.31

White(reference)

1.00

 

1.00

 

1.00

 

Age in years

-----

1.26***

1.16 . 1.37

1.26***

1.16 . 1.37

1.26***

1.16 . 1.38

Age in years squared

-----

1.00***

1.00 . 1.00

1.00***

1.00 . 1.00

1.00***

1.00 . 1.00

Immigration status

immigrated > 20 years ago

1.05

0.72 . 1.55

1.11

0.75 . 1.63

1.11

0.75 . 1.64

immigrated 10–19 years ago

1.44

0.53 . 3.91

1.54

0.55 . 4.28

1.51

0.54 . 4.23

immigrated < 10 years ago

1.42

0.56 . 3.58

1.70

0.67 . 4.36

1.74

0.68 . 4.43

born in Canada(reference)

1.00

 

1.00

 

1.00

 

City of residence

Vancouver

1.23

0.90 . 1.68

1.17

0.85 . 1.60

1.18

0.85 . 1.63

Education

high school or less

-----

-----

0.80

0.53 . 1.20

2.01**

1.24 . 3.27

c c/ts/come university

-----

-----

0.64*

0.42 . 0.98

1.59

0.98 . 2.58

bachelor degree

-----

-----

0.50**

0.31 . 0.81

1.29

0.79 . 2.11

post-graduate degree (reference)

-----

-----

1.00

 

1.00

 

Routine discrimination scale

1 or 2

-----

-----

-----

-----

1.10

0.73 . 1.67

3 or 4

-----

-----

-----

-----

1.28

0.78 . 2.08

5 or greater

-----

-----

-----

-----

1.24

0.76 . 2.03

missing

-----

-----

-----

-----

1.17

0.54 . 2.54

0 (reference)

-----

-----

-----

-----

1.00

 

N

 

1,544

 

1,544

 

1,544

 

f test (F, df, p)

 

F = 13.21, df = 10, 1533, p < 0.001

F = 10.68, df = 13, 1530, p < 0.001

F = 8.20, df = 17, 1526, p < 0.001

MacFadden pseudo R - squared

 

0.142

 

0.146

 

0.149