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Table 2 Ordinal regression analysis of self-rated health by gender

From: Self-rated health, subjective social status in school and socioeconomic status in adolescents: a cross-sectional study

  Boys (N = 261) Girls (N = 294)
OR CI p-value OR CI p-value
Subjective social status in schoola 1.53 1.28–1.82 < 0.01 1.45 1.24–1.70 < 0.01
Country of birth
 Born in Sweden 1.67 0.56–4.96 0.36 3.85 1.44–10.28 0.01
 Born outside Sweden 1.00 Ref   1.00 Ref  
Socioeconomic status (parental education)
 High 0.90 0.53–1.51 0.68 1.42 0.88–2.28 0.15
 Low 1.00 Ref   1.00 Ref  
Mood in family
 Good 3.53 1.62–7.67 < 0.01 1.96 1.10–3.51 0.02
 Not good 1.00 Ref   1.00 Ref  
Self-esteem
 High 3.15 1.61–6.15 < 0.01 3.73 2.17–6.40 < 0.01
 Low 1.00 Ref   1.00 Ref  
Body mass indexa 1.00 0.92–1.08 0.96 0.94 0.87–1.02 0.14
Physical exercise
 High 1.26 0.73–2.16 0.41 1.35 0.82–2.22 0.24
 Low 1.00 Ref   1.00 Ref  
Smoking
 Non-smokers 2.30 1.16–4.55 0.02 0.95 0.54–1.68 0.86
 Smokers 1.00 Ref   1.00 Ref  
  1. aContinuous variable