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Table 3 Unadjusted odds ratio (OR) of overweight in 2-17-year-old children whose parents lived separately at the time of study, stratified by age groups and country

From: Prevalence of overweight in 2 to 17 year-old children and adolescents whose parents live separately: a Nordic cross-sectional study

   2 to 9 years   10 to 17 years
  n OR (95% CI) n OR (95% CI)
Denmark 801    809   
Cohabiting   1 (reference)   1 (reference)
Separate   1.61 (0.88; 2.94)   0.83 (0.47; 1.55)
Finland 646    594   
Cohabiting   1 (reference)   1 (reference)
Separate   1.34 (0.73; 2.47)   1.11 (0.67; 1.82)
Iceland 597    666   
Cohabiting   1 (reference)   1 (reference)
Separate   2.11 (1.17; 3.82)   1.46 (0.94; 2.26)
Norway 599    680   
Cohabiting   1 (reference)   1 (reference)
Separate   2.02 (1.04; 3.93)   0.87 (0.54; 1.41)
Sweden 587    630   
Cohabiting   1 (reference)   1 (reference)
Separate   1.85 (1.00; 3.43)   1.34 (0.84; 2.13)
  1. CI denotes confidence interval.
  2. Cohabiting: Parents to the child lived together.
  3. Separate: Parents to the child lived separately.