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Table 6 Logistic regression analyses, FRS 2004/5

From: Prevalence of childhood disability and the characteristics and circumstances of disabled children in the UK: secondary analysis of the Family Resources Survey

  DDA disability
  Bivariate Multivariate
  Odds ratio
(95% confidence intervals)
p Odds ratio
(95% confidence intervals)
p
Age of child (years)     
0-4 1.00    
5-11 2.15 (1.80, 2.57) <0.0001 2.07 (1.72, 2.48) <0.0001
12-15 2.65 (2.20, 3.20)   2.39 (1.97, 2.89) <0.0001
16-18 2.21 (1.74, 2.80) <0.0001 2.07 (1.62, 2.65) <0.0001
Sex of child     
Girl 1.00    
Boy 1.58 (1.40, 1.78) <0.0001 1.59 (1.40, 1.80) <0.0001
Ethnic group     
Black/ethnic minority/other 1.00    
White UK/other 1.43 (1.15, 1.78) 0.001 1.47 (1.17, 1.84) 0.001
No. of adults in family     
2 adults 1.00    
1 adult 1.51 (1.33, 1.71) <0.0001 1.26 (1.09, 1.45) 0.002
No. of dependent children in family     
2 or less 1.00    
3 or more 1.10 (0,97, 1.25) 0.131 0.93 (0.81, 1.08) 0.932*
No. of adults with DDA disability/LLSI     
None 1.00    
1 or more 3.36 (2.96, 3.76) <0.0001 3.04 (2.68, 3.45) <0.0001
Housing tenure     
Owner occupied 1.00    
Rented/other 1.80 (1.60, 2.03) <0.0001 1.49 (1.30, 1.71) <0.0001
  1. * Not statistically significant