Table 5.

RR (95% CI) of pancreatic cancer according to anthropometric factors

CasesRR (95% CI)
Adjusted*Adjusted
Height (cm)
    1st4141.01.0
    2nd3550.93 (0.80-1.07)0.92 (0.80-1.07)
    3rd4971.13 (0.99-1.29)1.12 (0.98-1.28)
    4th4431.03 (0.89-1.18)1.02 (0.89-1.18)
    5th4851.09 (0.94-1.25)1.09 (0.94-1.25)
Ptrend0.330.33
Weight (kg)§
    1st4561.01.0
    2nd3970.92 (0.81-1.06)0.93 (0.81-1.07)
    3rd4861.04 (0.92-1.19)1.07 (0.93-1.22)
    4th4000.99 (0.86-1.14)1.01 (0.88-1.17)
    5th4551.01 (0.88-1.16)1.04 (0.90-1.19)
Ptrend0.590.42
BMI (kg/m2)
    <18.5660.76 (0.59-0.98)0.78 (0.60-1.00)
    18.5-22.99631.0 (Reference)1.0 (Reference)
    23.0-27.41,0080.98 (0.90-1.08)0.98 (0.89-1.07)
    27.5+1570.97 (0.82-1.15)0.95 (0.80-1.12)
Ptrend0.300.38
  • * Adjusted for age and gender.

  • Adjusted for age, gender, smoking, and fasting serum glucose levels.

  • Sex-specific quintiles height: male (<162, 162-164.9, 165-167.9, 168-170.9, and ≥171) and female (<148, 148-151.9, 152-154.9, 155-157.9, and ≥158).

  • § Sex-specific quintiles weight: male (<57, 57-61.9, 62-66.4, 66.5-71.9, and ≥72) and female (<49, 49-53.9, 54-57.9, 58-62.9, ≥63).