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Table 5 Multivariate Logistic Regression Model of Moderate to Severe Anxiety (GAD-7 score ≥ 5)

From: Multinational dietary changes and anxiety during the coronavirus pandemic-findings from Israel

Variable Odds Ratio 95% Confidence Interval p-value
Current Isolation Score (1–10) 1.191 1.145–1.238 < 0.0001
Sex (M = 1) 0.413 0.320–0.534 < 0.0001
Language (Hebrew vs. any other language) 0.572 0.435–0.752 < 0.0001
Change in diet (diet worse = 1) 1.626 1.307–2.024 0.002
Weight gain (yes = 1) 1.467 1.150–1.879 < 0.0001
Age (years) 1.00 0.993–1.008 0.944
Constant 0.402   < 0.0001
  1. Female sex (vs. male) was the indicator variables for sex; any college degree (bachelor’s degree or higher = 1 (vs. any other response) and was the indicator variable for education; Spanish was the indicator variable for language (vs. any other language); reporting that the current diet was worse than the pre-pandemic diet = 1 (vs. no change or improvement in diet = 0) and was the indicator for change in diet