Table 4.

Independent and adjusted risk indicators of high blood pressure after controlling for age: Reference categories were normal or underweight body mass index, being a non-smoker, household income ≥ $80 000, female sex, and being physically active.

INDEPENDENT VARIABLEODDS RATIO95% CIP VALUE
Obese or overweight body mass index2.141.97 to 2.33< .001
Daily smoker1.841.80 to 1.88< .001
Household income ≤ $29 9991.521.41 to 1.63< .001
Male sex1.261.16 to 1.36< .001
Physically inactive1.111.06 to 1.17< .001