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Table 5 Predictors of health promotion activities based on a multinominal regression model

From: Do socio-cultural factors influence medical students’ health status and health-promoting behaviors? A cross-sectional multicenter study in Germany and Hungary

How much do you currently do for your health? a Significance Exp(B) 95 % confidence interval Exp(B)
Lower limit Upper limit
Very much Constant ,000    
Gender: male ,075 1,363 ,969 1,917
Nationality (ref. Norwegian)     
German ,323 ,649 ,276 1,530
Hungarian ,862 1,069 ,503 2,272
Study year (ref. 5th study year)     
1st study vear ,249 ,772 ,497 1,199
3rd study year ,261 1,298 ,824 2,044
Study place (ref. Budapest)     
Dresden ,407 ,751 ,382 1,477
Munich ,144 ,571 ,270 1,210
Pécs ,029 1,573 1,048 2,359
Financial situation (ref. often/daily problems)     
No/hardly any financial problems ,105 1,774 ,888 3,545
Sometimes problems ,763 1,127 ,518 2,455
A lot Constant ,109    
Gender: male ,037 ,826 ,690 ,989
Nationality (ref. Norwegian)     
German ,002 ,468 ,292 ,751
Hungarian ,048 ,653 ,428 ,997
Study year (ref. 5th study year)     
1st study vear ,273 ,882 ,705 1,104
3rd study year ,027 1,314 1,032 1,673
Study place (ref. Budapest)     
Dresden ,783 ,954 ,684 1,332
Munich ,321 ,838 ,591 1,188
Pécs ,097 1,218 ,965 1,536
Financial situation (ref. often/daily problems)     
No/hardly any financial problems ,005 1,601 1,156 2,217
Sometimes problems ,286 1,217 ,848 1,746
  1. a. reference category: not much or nothing at all