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Table 4 Odds Ratios for Predictors of meeting PA, ST and Both PA/ST Guidelines

From: Associations between the neighbourhood social environment and preschool children’s physical activity and screen time

Predictors Model 1:
Meeting PA (incl MVPA)
Model 2:
Meeting ST
Model 3:
Meeting Both PA & ST Guidelines
OR (95% CI) OR (95% CI) OR (95% CI)
Social Cohesion 0.97 (0.45, 2.09) 1.26 (0.65, 2.43) 1.37 (0.68, 2.75)
Social Interaction 1.81** (1.2, 2.75) 1.38 (0.96, 1.98) 1.51* (1.03, 2.21)
Sense of Community 1.08 (0.47, 2.49) 0.84 (0.40, 1.73) 1.01 (0.47, 2.17)
Social Norms 0.71 (0.37, 1.36) 0.90 (0.53, 1.54) 0.77 (0.44, 1.33)
Neighbourhood Crime 1.31 (0.84, 2.04) 0.47* (0.47, 0.99) 0.78 (0.53, 1.16)
  1. ** significant at p < .01 level. * significant at p < .05 level. Meeting guidelines was dependant variable target category. Odds ratios calculated after controlling for child age, gender, attending childcare and SES in each model
  2. PA Physical Activity, MVPA Moderate-to-vigorous- intensity Physical Activity, ST Screen Time, CI Confidence Interval