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Table 10 Odds ratios from logistic regressions for Diabetes, Hypertension and Heart Disease for Men and Women for older adults (50–94 years), Brazil 1998–2013

From: Time trends in adult chronic disease inequalities by education in Brazil: 1998–2013

Variables Females Males
  Diabetes Hypertension Heart Diabetes Hypertension Heart
Education
 No education 1.94*** 2.31*** 2.56*** 0.64*** 1.11 1.46***
 Primary or incomplete secondary 1.91*** 2.02*** 2.19*** 1.10 1.10 1.43***
 Secondary 1.08 1.44*** 1.57*** 1.06 1.05 1.40***
 Some college or more 1.00 1.00 1.00 1.00 1.00 1.00
Year
 1998 1.00 1.00 1.00 1.00 1.00 1.00
 2003 1.13 1.32*** 0.99 1.48*** 1.20** 1.22*
 2008 1.16 1.42*** 0.90 1.72*** 1.44*** 1.12
 2013 1.57** 1.50*** 0.53*** 1.85*** 1.76*** 1.04
Interaction education x year
No education
 2003 1.16 0.89 0.83 1.06 0.94 0.73**
 2008 1.41** 0.90 0.87 1.25 0.94 0.83
 2013 1.42 0.84 0.84 1.52* 0.60*** 0.57*
Primary or incomplete secondary
 2003 1.05 0.95 0.91 0.84 0.98 0.76**
 2008 1.23 0.95 0.88 0.96 0.96 0.85
 2013 1.20 0.93 1.00 1.15 0.79 0.64
Secondary
 2003 1.14 0.75*** 0.74* 0.94 0.92 0.65***
 2008 1.52** 0.84* 0.89 1.05 0.91 0.76*
 2013 1.22 0.93 0.97 1.17 0.95 0.61
Race (ref = white)
 Non-White 0.98 0.82*** 0.95 0.98 0.89*** 1.08
Proxy
 Yes 0.93* 0.85*** 0.92** 0.98 0.93** 0.90**
Region (ref = Southeast)
 North 0.87* 0.74*** 0.69*** 0.78** 0.70*** 0.69***
 Northeast 0.83*** 0.85*** 0.61*** 0.72*** 0.75*** 0.66***
 Midwest 0.99 1.03 1.26*** 0.89 0.93* 1.04
 South 0.93 1.03 1.32*** 0.84** 0.92* 1.13**
Health Insurance
 Yes 1.06 1.06* 1.10** 1.25*** 1.14*** 1.26***
  1. *** p <0.001, ** p <0.01, * p <0.05