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Table 3 Factors associated with excess weight in Spanish youth aged 8–17 - Multivariate Analysis

From: Individual, family and environmental factors associated with pediatric excess weight in Spain: a cross-sectional study

   Adjusted analysis
   OR 95% CI P
Variables related to the child     
Sex Male 1 Ref.  
  Female 0.75 (0.57 – 0.99) 0.043
Age 8-12 years 1 Ref.  
  13-17 years 0.41 (0.31 – 0.55) 0.000
Physical activity <30 min/day 1 Ref.  
  ≥30 min/day 0.73 (0.56 – 0.96) 0.027
Breakfast daily No 1 Ref.  
  Yes 0.59 (0.36 – 0.94) 0.028
Related to the family     
Level of education of adult responsible for food Primary 1 Ref.  
  Secondary/ University 0.78 (0.59 – 1.03) 0.082
  1. Variables in the crude analysis that were found to be not significant in the multivariate analysis are not included in Table 3.