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Table 2 Determinants of SRB in males (n = 184): odds ratios (OR) and 95%-confidence intervals (CI)

From: Psychological and behavioural factors associated with sexual risk behaviour among Slovak students

  Sex in risky conditions Multiple sexual partners Inconsistent condom use
  n % OR 95% CI n % OR 95% CI n % OR 95% CI
Being drunk at least once during last month             
No 32 33.7 1.00   17 19.3 1.00   61 64.9 1.00  
Yes 48 55.2 2.42** 1.33–4.41 28 34.6 2.21* 1.10–4.44 69 80.2 2.20* 1.11–4.33
Smoke at least one cigarette per week             
No 44 43.6 1.00   17 18.3 1.00   69 69.0 1.00  
Yes 36 45.6 1.09 0.60–1.96 27 36.5 2.57 1.27–5.21 60 76.9 1.50 0.76–2.94
Having sex before age of 16             
No 66 41.0 1.00   37 23.9 1.00   114 70.8 1.00  
Yes 12 80.0 5.76** 1.56–21.20 8 66.7 6.38** 1.82–22.39 13 86.7 2.68 0.58–12.34
Self-esteem             
High 19 37.3 1.00   16 33.3 1.00   33 66.0 1.00  
Middle 46 46.5 1.46 0.73–2.92 23 25.3 0.68 0.32–1.45 76 77.6 1.78 0.84–3.78
Low 12 44.4 1.35 0.52–3.48 5 19.2 0.48 0.15–1.50 18 66.7 1.03 0.38–2.78
Well-being             
High 20 40.0 1.00   14 32.6 1.00   33 66.0 1.00  
Middle 50 49.0 1.44 0.73–2.87 23 24.0 0.65 0.30–1.44 77 77.0 1.73 0.82–3.64
Low 10 33.3 0.75 0.29–1.93 8 26.7 0.75 0.27–2.11 20 66.7 1.03 0.40–2.69
Extroversion             
Low 7 33.3 1.00   3 14.3 1.00   14 70.0 1.00  
Middle 33 38.4 1.25 0.46–3.41 14 17.7 1.29 0.33–4.99 59 69.4 0.97 0.34–2.81
High 36 52.9 2.25 0.81–6.27 26 40.6 4.11* 1.10–15.37 50 73.5 1.19 0.40–3.57
Neuroticism             
Low 25 41.7 1.00   15 27.3 1.00   47 78.3 1.00  
Middle 43 48.3 1.31 0.68–2.53 21 25.0 0.89 0.41–1.92 58 66.7 0.55 0.26–1.18
High 13 39.4 0.91 0.38–2.17 9 29.0 1.09 0.41–2.90 25 75.8 0.86 0.32–2.36
Religiousness             
Strongly important 30 46.9 1.00   22 36.1 1.00   45 70.3 1.00  
Unimportant 42 48.8 1.08 0.57–2.07 17 21.8 0.49 0.23–1.05 63 75.0 1.21 0.59–2.49
  1. * p. < .05. ** p. < .01 ***p. < .001