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Table 2 Parental work absenteeism associated with school absence in adolescent children

From: Parental work absenteeism is associated with increased symptom complaints and school absence in adolescent children

  Days of school absence
3rd quartile (4–6 days) 4th quartile (7 ≥ days)
OR 95% CI OR 95% CI
Parent not working
 Father not working 1.01 0.70–1.46 1.89 1.40–2.57
 Mother not working 1.06 0.83–1.35 1.49 1.20–1.85
  Hours of school absence
3rd quartile (4–9 h) 4th quartile (10 ≥ hours)
OR 95% CI OR 95% CI
Parent not working
 Father not working 1.68 1.18–2.39 1.99 1.41–2.82
 Mother not working 1.31 1.01–1.68 1.76 1.38–2.24
  1. Reference: lowest (1st) quartile