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Table 4 Association of individual characteristics and locally produced foods consumption with β-HCH concentration (ng/g lipid)

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

Age (years)1.030.0001.031.04
BMI (kg/sm)1.030.0031.011.04
Breast feeding (in the last 15 years, limited to women aged between 19 and 59 yrs)
Eating local/own production eggs
Eating local/own production beef
Drinking water from private wells
  1. aGMR Geometric mean ratio
  2. Standard errors were corrected to account for correlation between subjects nested in families (sandwich estimators)