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Table 3 Logistic regression correlates for family and home environment and adolescents watching television/video/DVDs ≥ 2 hours/day.

From: Family and home correlates of television viewing in 12–13 year old adolescents: The Nepean Study

Explanatory variables OR (95% CI)* P value
Has siblings 3.0 (1.2, 7.8) 0.02
Mother watches television/videos/DVDs ≥ 2 hrs/day 2.2 (1.2, 4.1) 0.01
Adolescent watches television with parents ≥ 1/week 2.3 (1.3, 4.1) 0.004
Access to Pay television 2.0 (1.1, 3.7) 0.03
Eats snacks in front of television set ≥ 1/week 3.5 (2.1, 5.9) 0.001
  1. * Odds ratios (95% confidence intervals) are adjusted for all variables in the model.