Table 2: Characteristics of the MCC-Spain study participants.

From: Risk Model for Colorectal Cancer in Spanish Population Using Environmental and Genetic Factors: Results from the MCC-Spain study

CharacteristicControlCaseCrude OR95% CI
n%n%
Age
 25–50 years39414.43806.041.00 
 50–70 years144152.7664948.982.221.71–2.87
 70–90 years90933.2860745.813.292.53–4.27
Sex
 Female127546.4747135.251.00 
 Male146953.5386564.751.591.39–1.82
Family History of CRC
 No241187.86104478.141.00 
 Yes33312.1429221.862.251.87–2.71
Smoking
 Non-smoker119543.5555741.691.00 
 Former/Current smoker154956.4577958.311.201.04–1.38
Alcohol
 Low consumption231784.44103677.541.00 
 High consumption42715.5630022.461.381.16–1.63
Body Mass Index at age 45
 <30 kg/m2255693.15119489.371.00 
 ≥30 kg/m21886.8514210.631.361.07–1.73
Physical activity in leisure time (MET)
 Yes168761.4871753.671.00 
 No105738.5261946.331.371.19–1.58
Vegetables
 >200 g/day84630.8334525.821.00 
 ≤200 g/day189869.1799174.181.391.19–1.62
Red meat
 ≤65 g/day162159.0766249.551.00 
 >65 g/day112340.9367450.451.381.20–1.59
NSAID/ASA
 Regular use in the last year199572.70106479.641.00 
 Non-use/sporadically use74927.3027220.361.541.31–1.82
  1. MET: Metabolic equivalent of task per hour per week; NSAID: Nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs; ASA: acetylsalicylic acid.