Table 2

Crude and adjusted odds ratios for heavy episodic drinking last month for soccer players compared to non-players (N=8,098)
Total Crude OR(95% CI) Adjusted ORa(95% CI)
n wgt% (95% CI)
Sports
Non-players 4783 58.6 (56.7–60.5) 1 1
Soccer 3315 41.4 (39.5–43.3) 1.3 (1.1–1.6)* 1.3 (1.1–1.6)*
Age (years) - mean (SE) 8098 16.0 (0.03) 1.4 (1.3–1.5)* 1.4 (1.3–1.5)*
Gender
Female 4431 53.9 (52.2–55.6) 1 1
Male 3648 46.1 (44.4–47.7) 1.3 (1.1–1.6)* 1.1 (0.9–1.4)
Type of school
Public 5392 83.3 (80.3–85.9) 1 1
Private 2706 16.7 (14.1–19.7) 1.5 (1.2–1.9)* 1.7 (1.3–2.2)*

SE - Standard Error ; wgt - weighted.

a Adjusted by age, gender and type of school.

* p<0,05.

Bedendo et al.

Bedendo et al. BMC Public Health 2013 13:247   doi:10.1186/1471-2458-13-247

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