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Table 2 Relationship between frequency of AS and health status indicators

From: Adequate sleep among adolescents is positively associated with health status and health-related behaviors

Variables Adequate sleep χ2 (d.f. = 1) Odds ratio 95% Confidence Interval
  Higher Lower    
  n (%)    
Body size      
   Non-overweight 184 (51.7%) 172 (48.3%) 12.11*** 1.74 1.3~2.4
   Overweight 114 (38.1%) 186 (61.9%)    
Visiting doctors1      
   Lower 224 (49.7%) 227 (50.3%) 9.82** 1.71 1.2~2.4
   Higher 75 (36.6%) 130 (63.4%)    
  1. 1"Visiting doctors" is defined as frequency of using health insurance.
  2. "Lower" is defined as a frequency of using health insurance below the total sample average (less than or equal to 2×);
  3. "Higher" is defined as a frequency of using health insurance above the total sample average (above or equal to 3×).
  4. ** Fisher's exactly test: p < 0.01; *** p < 0.001