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Table 3 Multivariate logistic regression model of factors associated with reported sexual intercourse

From: Factors associated with self-reported first sexual intercourse in Scottish adolescents

Variable Odds Ratios (95% CI)
Age 2.16 (1.73, 2.70)***
Family type  
   Natural parents 1.00
   Step family 2.02 (1.56, 2.64)***
   Single parent 1.33 (0.98, 1.82)
   Grand/foster parents 4.27 (1.52, 11.98)**
Average weekly spending money  
   <£10 1.00
   £10–£20 2.85 (2.19, 3.72)***
   >£20 3.65 (2.65, 5.01)***
Gender  
   Male 1.00
   Female 1.48 (1.14, 1.91)**
Decreasing parental monitoring 1.45 (1.24, 1.70)***
Decreasing enjoyment of school 2.55 (2.15, 3.03)***
  1. Number cases 3497/4379.
  2. * p < 0.05.
  3. ** p < 0.01.
  4. *** p < 0.001.