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Table 4 Comparison of the status of hypertension/preeclampsia by food security status

From: Prevalence of food insecurity in pregnant women and its association with gestational weight gain pattern, neonatal birth weight, and pregnancy complications in Hamadan County, Iran, in 2018

Food security status Hypertension/preeclampsia in pregnancy Odds ratio (95% CI) *Statistical analyses
Yes N (%) No N (%)
Food security 17 (42.5) 234 (32.0) 1 P value = 0.27
F = 3.88
Hunger-free food insecurity 14 (35.0) 224 (30.6) 0.86 (0.41, 1.78)
Medium-hunger food insecurity 7 (17.5) 223 (30.5) 0.43 (0.17, 1.06)
Severe-hunger food insecurity 2 (5.0) 51 (7.0) 0.53 (0.12, 2.40)
  1. *Chi-square test