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Table 4 Study population characteristics for diabetes and hypertension

From: Prevalence and risk factors for hypertension and diabetes among those screened in a refugee settlement in Uganda

  Diabetes Hypertension
aRR (95% CI) p-value aRR (95% CI) p-value
Age (per 5 years) 1.16 (1.00–1.34) 0.043 1.22 (1.16–1.28) < 0.001
Sex  
 Male 1 0.967 1 0.361
 Female 1.02 (0.48–2.17)   0.87 (0.65–1.17)  
Education  
 Never attended school 1 0.056 1 0.186
 Some primary 3.30 (0.67–11.25)   0.80 (0.57–1.12)  
 Completed at least primary 10.90 (0.94–129.52)   0.63 (0.32–1.25)  
Body mass index
 Low/Normal 1 0.085 1 < 0.001
 Overweight/obese 1.97 (0.91–4.28)   2.66 (2.03–3.48)  
Immigration status     
 Ugandan national 1   1 0.181
 Refugee/asylum seeker 0.74 (0.36–1.49)   1.22 (0.91–1.62)  
  1. CI Confidence interval, aRR Adjusted relative risk