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Table 3 β-HCH (ng/g lipid) GM and GMR from distinct linear regressions, by local/own production food consumed

From: Predictors of Beta-Hexachlorocyclohexane blood levels among people living close to a chemical plant and an illegal dumping site

Food consumption N%Geometric mean95%CIGMRap-value95%CIGMRbp-value95%CI
MilkNo54891.06962-761.00    1.00    
Yes549.010775-1521.430.0311.03-1.991.300.1300.93-1.82
CheeseNo45174.96558-731.00    1.00    
Yes15125.19579-1151.390.0081.09-1.771.310.0211.04-1.65
EggsNo20534.14842-561.00    1.00    
Yes39765.98878-991.720.0001.38-2.141.450.0011.16-1.82
Chicken meatNo25342.05548-631.00    1.00    
Yes34958.08776-991.630.0001.31-2.011.360.0051.10-1.68
BeefNo40867.86356-711.00    1.00    
Yes19432.29379-1111.670.0001.31-2.141.440.0021.14-1.82
Pork meatNo44774.36558-721.00    1.00    
Yes15525.79780-1171.620.0001.27-2.071.400.0041.11-1.77
Sheep meatNo44573.96356-701.00    1.00    
Yes15726.110687-1291.550.0011.21-1.991.390.0061.10-1.76
Rabbit meatNo41368.66860-761.00    1.00    
Yes18931.48268-981.120.3670.88-1.431.010.9310.80-1.28
Liver meatNo55992.96962-761.00    1.00    
Yes437.112384-1801.500.0431.01-2.211.400.0970.94-2.09
Fresh vegetablesNo22337.05547-631.00    1.00    
Yes37963.08474-951.620.0001.31-2.011.350.0061.09-1.67
Cooked vegetablesNo24440.55245-601.00    1.00    
Yes35859.58979-1011.640.0001.34-2.011.410.0011.15-1.72
FruitNo50583.96962-771.00    1.00    
Yes9716.18868-1141.180.2250.90-1.561.020.8610.78-1.35
  1. aGMR Geometric mean ratio adjusted by gender and age classes
  2. bGMR Geometric mean ratio adjusted by gender, age class, bmi, drinking water from private wells, whashing oneself with water from
  3. Standard errors were corrected to account for correlation between subject nested in families (sandwich estimators)