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Table 3 Multi-variable logistic regression models predicting travel mode to and from school by parenting practices and distance between home and school

From: School travel mode, parenting practices and physical activity among UK Year 5 and 6 children

Travel to school*
  Boys (n passive: 56; n active: 117) Girls (n passive: 77; n active: 138)
  OR 95% CI p OR 95% CI p
Maternal modelling 1.15 0.70 to 1.91 0.581 1.12 0.52 to 2.39 0.768
Maternal logistic support 1.06 0.57 to 1.97 0.852 0.92 0.48 to 1.78 0.812
Paternal modelling 0.75 0.40 to 1.40 0.372 0.84 0.48 to 1.49 0.560
Paternal logistic support 1.36 0.73 to 2.51 0.330 1.29 0.78 to 2.14 0.328
Distance to school (miles) 0.11 0.03 to 0.43 0.002 0.03 0.01 to 0.10 <0.001
Model statistics Pseudo R 2: 0.206, p=0.008 Pseudo R 2: 0.274, p < 0.001
  Travel home from school*
  Boys (n passive: 55; n active: 118) Girls (n passive: 89; n active: 126)
  OR 95% CI p OR 95% CI p
Maternal modelling 1.10 0.60 to 2.01 0.767 0.87 0.43 to 1.79 0.713
Maternal logistic support 1.01 0.49 to 2.06 0.978 1.16 0.69 to 1.93 0.579
Paternal modelling 1.13 0.71 to 1.78 0.612 0.93 0.45 to 1.92 0.846
Paternal logistic support 1.33 0.66 to 2.64 0.424 1.12 0.63 to 2.02 0.693
Distance to school (miles) 0.12 0.03 to 0.42 0.001 0.03 0.004 to 0.19 <0.001
  Pseudo R 2 : 0.198, p = 0.011 Pseudo R 2 : 0.254, p < 0.001
  1. *Reference category: passive travel.
  2. All models are adjusted for IMD and within-school clustering.
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