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Table 3 Linear regression analysis of family-based factors with BMI among Pakistani primary school children (n = 1860)a,b

From: Family-based factors associated with overweight and obesity among Pakistani primary school children

Characteristics Regression coefficient (95% CI) Standard error P value
Higher parental education 0.68 (0.46 to 0.90) 0.11 < 0.001
Both parents working (employed) 0.31 (-0.16 to 0.77) 0.24 0.201
Greater number of siblings -0.70 (-1.11 to -0.28) 0.21 0.001
Greater number of persons in child's living room -0.40 (-0.73 to -0.06) 0.17 0.022
Higher neighborhood income 1.07 (0.73 to 1.40) 0.17 < 0.001
  1. aThe model is adjusted for age and gender.
  2. bR2 for the model = 0.329.