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Table 6 Multivariable logistic regression predicting the likelihood that parents report their child reaches CSEP physical activity guidelines daily

From: The impact of different types of parental support behaviours on child physical activity, healthy eating, and screen time: a cross-sectional study

Effect Odds Ratio Point Estimate 95 % Wald Confidence Limits p-value  
Intercept -- -- -- 0.8176  
Child age category (years)      
 1 to 4 0.47 0.33 0.66 <.0001 ***
 5 to 8 1.32 0.97 1.80 0.0771  
 9 to 12 1.19 0.90 1.58 0.2326  
 13 to 17 1.00     
Child gender      
 Male 1.28 1.05 1.57 0.0139 *
 Female 1.00     
Parent age 0.98 0.97 1.00 0.0557  
Parent gender      
 Male 1.00 0.79 1.26 0.9694  
 Female 1.00     
Enroll child in sports teams, clubs, or community-based programs where he/she can be active (e.g., Boys & Girls club, YMCA) 1.32 0.98 1.77 0.0693  
Take child to places where he/she can be active 2.06 1.32 3.21 0.0014 *
Watch child play sports or do other activities (e.g., martial arts, dance) 0.94 0.67 1.32 0.7172  
Encourage child to use resources in community to be active (e.g., parks) 0.73 0.50 1.05 0.0851  
Take part in physical activities with child 1.35 1.03 1.76 0.0291 *
Encourage child to walk or cycle to places (e.g., friend’s houses, school) if they are reasonably close 1.12 0.84 1.51 0.4349  
Encourage child to be active outdoors with friends and family 1.94 1.04 3.61 0.0360 *
  1. Association of Predicted Probabilities and Observed Responses
  2. Area under the ROC curve (c) = 0.65
  3. Significance code: *p < 0.05, **p < 0.01, ***p <0.001