alcohol drinking status Impaired fasting glucose(n=149), % Diabetes(n=94),%
Un-adjusted Age-gender-adjusted Un-adjusted Age-gender-adjusted
Non-drinking(n=1707) 5.98(4.90-7.21) 5.94(4.77-7.12) 3.75(2.90-4.76) 4.31(3.19-5.42)
£ 25g/day(n=84) 7.14(2.67-14.90) 5.59(3.98-7.34) 2.38(0.29-8.34) 1.21(0.78-1.64) †
26-50g/day(n=176) 4.55(1.98-8.76) 3.56(1.51-5.61) 0.57(0.01-3.12) 0.31(0.00-0.74) †‡
>50g/day(n=596) 5.54(3.84-7.69) 3.61(2.19-5.04) 4.53(3.01-6.52) 6.23(4.42-8.04) ‡∆
†: Compared to non drinking group, P<0.05;
‡: Compared to drinkers with ≤25g/day, P<0.05;
Δ: Compared to drinkers with 26-50g/day, P<0.05.
Table 2: Un-adjusted and age-gender-adjusted proportions of impaired fasting plasma glucose and diabetes according to alcohol drinking status.