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Table 3 Determinants of SRB in females (n = 271): 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 45 24.2 1.00   34 19.1 1.00   141 77.9 1.00  
   Yes 41 52.6 3.47*** 1.99–6.06 20 27.4 1.60 0.85–3.02 68 87.2 1.93 0.91–4.09
Smoke at least one cigarette per week             
   No 33 20.9 1.00   21 14.0 1.00   118 76.1 1.00  
   Yes 53 53.0 4.27*** 2.47–7.40 33 34.7 3.27*** 1.75–6.11 86 88.7 2.45* 1.18–5.08
Having sex before age of 16             
   No 73 30.2 1.00   47 19.8 1.00   189 79.7 1.00  
   Yes 11 84.6 12.73*** 2.75–58.89 7 53.8 4.72** 1.51–14.69 12 92.3 3.05 0.39–24.02
Self-esteem             
   High 21 31.8 1.00   14 21.9 1.00   51 79.7 1.00  
   Middle 47 35.6 1.19 0.63–2.22 28 22.0 1.01 0.49–2.09 102 79.1 0.96 0.46–2.02
   Low 16 27.6 0.82 0.38–1.77 11 21.2 0.96 0.39–2.34 50 87.7 1.82 0.67–4.94
Well-being             
   High 19 33.9 1.00   15 27.3 1.00   42 75.0 1.00  
   Middle 39 30.2 0.84 0.43–1.65 28 23.1 0.80 0.39–1.66 101 81.5 1.46 0.69–3.12
   Low 29 37.7 1.18 0.57–2.42 11 15.1 0.47 0.20–1.13 64 84.2 1.78 0.75–4.22
Extroversion             
   Low 6 17.1 1.00   2 5.9 1.00   26 76.5 1.00  
   Middle 29 25.9 1.69 0.64–4.48 18 16.8 3.24 0.71–14.73 88 78.6 1.13 0.45–2.81
   High 48 47.1 4.30** 1.64–11.23 33 34.7 8.52** 1.92–37.76 81 83.5 1.56 0.60–4.06
Neuroticism             
   Low 12 25.5 1.00   9 20.0 1.00   35 77.8 1.00  
   Middle 43 33.3 1.46 0.69–3.09 27 21.3 1.08 0.46–2.52 107 83.6 1.46 0.63–3.39
   High 31 38.3 1.81 0.82–4.00 18 24.7 1.31 0.53–3.23 60 75.9 0.90 0.38–2.16
Religiousness             
   Extremely important 25 26.3 1.00   10 11.0 1.00   75 79.8 1.00  
   Unimportant 48 38.1 1.72 0.96–3.08 36 29.5 3.39** 1.58–7.28 98 79.0 0.96 0.49–1.85
  1. * p. < .05. ** p. < .01 ***p. < .001