Table 1

The final logistic model of pet dog ownership by household composition

Variable name

Variable category

OR

95% CI

PP


Household composition

Single person households

1.00

-

0.2055

Two adults without children

1.43

0.92, 2.22

0.2696

Other households without children

1.47

0.77, 2.79

0.2753

Lone adult households with children

3.26

1.86, 5.73

0.4578

Other households with children

2.98

2.01, 4.42

0.4352


The final logistic model of pet dog ownership, including odds ratios (OR) and predicted probabilities of pet dog ownership (PP), by household composition. The data were collected using a telephone survey of 1,250 households on the island of Ireland in November 2007.

Downes et al. BMC Veterinary Research 2011 7:28   doi:10.1186/1746-6148-7-28

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