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Table 5 Multi-nominal logistic regression models in which child's' TV viewing is predicted by parental TV viewing categories1

From: Parent and child physical activity and sedentary time: Do active parents foster active children?

Girls n = 172 RR2 95% CI Z P
Child 2-4 hours TV per day     
Parent 2-4 hours TV per day 1.39 .85 to 2.26 1.32 0.186
Parent 4+ Hours of TV per day 1.49 .43 to 5.12 0.63 0.528
Child 4+ hours TV per day     
Parent 2-4 hours TV per day 3.67 1.08 to 12.42 2.09 0.037
Parent 4+ Hours of TV per day 3.05 .34 to 27.85 0.99 0.322
     Pseudo R 2 = 0.041
Boys n = 174 RR 95% CI Z P
Child 2-4 hours TV per day     
Parent 2-4 hours TV per day 1.09 .51 to 2.34 0.23 0.818
Parent 4+ Hours of TV per day 3.59 0.74 to 17.26 1.59 0.111
Child 4+ hours TV per day     
Parent 2-4 hours TV per day 0.72 0.26 to 2.07 -0.59 0.552
Parent 4+ Hours of TV per day 10.47 1.13 to 96.27 2.08 0.038
     Pseudo R 2 = 0.070
  1. 1Child TV < 2 hours per day is the referent category
  2. 2Relative Risk
  3. Models are adjusted for child BMI SDS, Parental BMI, Home related index of multiple deprivation, and hours of daylight on measurement day