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Table 3 Associations between typologies based on applying parental EBRB rules and socio-demographic covariates

From: The degree of consistency of applying parental dietary and sedentary behavior rules as indicators for overweight in children: a cross-sectional study

    Parents with a child 4- 7 years of age Parents with a child 8- 12 years of age
Covariate Reference   β SE β SE
Age of child Class 1 Class 2 -0.12 0.07 -0.11 0.07
  Class 3 -0.02 0.07 0.01 0.07
  Class 4 0.00 0.07 -0.15* 0.06
Class 2 Class 3 0.10 0.07 0.12 0.06
  Class 4 0.13* 0.06 -0.03 0.05
Class 3 Class 4 0.03 0.07 -0.15** 0.06
Gender of child Class 1 Class 2 0.25 0.16 0.30 0.15
  Class 3 0.12 0.17 -0.14 0.15
  Class 4 -0.07 0.15 -0.01 0.14
Class 2 Class 3 -0.13 0.15 -0.43** 0.13
  Class 4 -0.32* 0.13 -0.29* 0.12
Class 3 Class 4 0.20 0.15 0.15 0.12
Ethnicity of child Class 1 Class 2 -0.62** 0.24 -0.93*** 0.23
  Class 3 -0.19 0.23 0.18 0.20
  Class 4 -0.12 0.20 -0.28 0.18
Class 2 Class 3 0.43 0.22 0.75** 0.22
  Class 4 0.50* 0.20 0.65** 0.20
Class 3 Class 4 0.08 0.22 -0.11 0.19
Education parents Class 1 Class 2 -0.27** 0.08 -0.12‡ 0.08
  Class 3 0.16‡ 0.09 0.01 0.08
  Class 4 0.71* 0.11 0.17* 0.08
Class 2 Class 3 0.11 0.08 0.12 0.07
  Class 4 0.27*** 0.07 0.29** 0.06
Class 3 Class 4 0.17* 0.12 0.16* 0.07
  1. Class 1 = “no rules diet, indulgent sedentary”; Class 2 = “indulgent diet, no rules sedentary”; Class 3 = “overall indulgent”; Class 4 = “overall strict”; β beta coefficient, SE standard error
  2. *p < 0.05, **p < 0.01, ***p < 0.001, and ‡p < 0.10. Boldface value indicate significance for both groups (4–7 years and 8–12 years), whereas values in italics indicate significance for only one group