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Table 5 Association of body weight status, physical activity level and screen time with malted drink consumptiona

From: Characteristics associated with the consumption of malted drinks among Malaysian primary school children: findings from the MyBreakfast study

Variables 6–9 years old 10–12 years old
  Odd Ratio (95 % CI) p-value Odd Ratio (95 % CI) p-value
BMI-for-age
 BMI-for-age Z-score 1.02 (0.92, 1.13) 0.729 1.05 (0.95, 1.18) 0.341
Physical activity level
 Low 1.00 (Reference)   1.00 (Reference)  
 Moderate 1.33 (0.97, 1.82) 0.079 0.93 (0.65, 1.34) 0.711
 High 1.77 (1.06, 2.99) 0.031 1.12 (0.56, 2.25) 0.757
Screen time, hours
 Weekdays 1.06 (0.94, 1.20) 0.361 1.02 (0.92, 1.14) 0.697
 Weekends 0.93 (0.86, 0.99) 0.032 0.95 (0.90, 1.01) 0.133
  1. aAdjusted for region, area, gender, ethnicity and household income, using multivariate logistic regression. Level of significance was set at 0.05 (two-tailed)