Table 3

Factors and ORs of prevalent LADA and type 2 diabetes

FactorsLADAType 2 diabetes
nOR (95% CI)*nOR (95% CI)*
n46436
Age (years)461.00 (0.97–1.03)4361.03 (1.02–1.05)
Female sex241.77 (0.85–3.67)2652.54 (1.90–3.39)
Alcohol drinking110.66 (0.30–1.49)840.71 (0.52–0.98)
BMI
    <20 kg/m210.62 (0.08–4.82)100.54 (0.26–1.16)
    20–24.99 kg/m2171 (Referent)1601 (Referent)
    25–29.99 kg/m2231.72 (0.90–3.29)2111.68 (1.30–2.17)
    ≥30 kg/m251.86 (0.66–5.26)552.18 (1.46–3.25)
Waist-to-hip ratio
    <0.8581 (Referent)931 (Referent)
    ≥0.85385.37 (2.31–12.49)3434.60 (3.39–6.23)
    Hypertension161.93 (1.02–3.65)1872.50 (1.96–3.19)
    Family history of diabetes1517.59 (9.08–34.06)13316.06 (11.71–22.03)
    Major stressful events74.09 (1.75–9.52)814.98 (3.51–7.07)
  • *Adjusted for age, sex, alcohol drinking, BMI, waist-to-hip ratio, hypertension, family history of diabetes, and major stressful events if applicable.

  • †As a continuous variable.