Correlates of  MHE Univariate analysis Multivariate analysis
OR (95% CI) P value OR (95% CI) P value
Age in years
≥25
<25
2.17 (1.31-3.67)
1
0.002 2.11 (1.25-3.55) 0.005
Sex
Females
Males
1.45 (0.89-2.34)
1
0.132 1.59 (0.97-2.62) 0.065
Socioeconomic status (Wealth index scale)
Upper
Lower
1   1.70(1.05-2.76) 0.030
History of Smoking
Present
Absent
1.74 (0.93-3.28)
1
0.082 0.58 (0.29-1.16) 0.120
History of Alcohol consumption
Present
Absent
1.25 (0.61-2.55)
1
0.540 1.08 (0.49-2.37) 0.849
Table 3: Correlates of Metabolic syndrome.