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Table 5 Logistic and ordinal logistic regression estimates for the prediction of health behaviours by socio-demographic factors, residence, health behaviours and weighted composite caring for country score.

From: Development and preliminary validation of the 'Caring for Country' questionnaire: measurement of an Indigenous Australian health determinant

  Odds ratio S E 95% CI Pseudo R 2
Smoker     .12***
   Age 1.07*** .02 1.04 – 1.10  
   Alcohol use 3.36* 1.27 1.61 – 7.04  
Alcohol use     .08***
   Female gender .29*** .08 .17 – .52  
   Smoker 2.52** .80 1.35 – 4.73  
Physical activity     .08***
   Female gender .55** .12 .35 – .85  
   Education level 1.55*** .19 1.22 – 1.97  
   Homeland resident 2.26* .76 1.17 – 4.38  
   Caring for country 2.31*** .55 1.45 – 3.68  
Takeaway consumption     .06***
   Age .97* .01 .95 – .99  
   Female gender .53* .13 .32 – .87  
   Education level .72* .10 .55 – .94  
   Homeland resident .45* .18 .21 – .99  
   Caring for country .52* .14 .30 – .90  
Store fruit consumption     .23***
   Age .97* .01 .94 – .99  
   Female gender 1.80* .31 1.07 – 3.03  
   Store vegetables 14.29*** 3.56 8.78 – 23.25  
   Physical activity .70* .11 .52 – .95  
Store vegetable consumption     .22***
   Income level 1.79* .49 1.05 – 3.05  
   Store fruit consumption 16.29*** 3.87 10.23 – 25.95  
Bush meat consumption     .15***
   Female gender 2.31** .62 1.37 – 3.90  
   Homeland resident 4.71*** 1.96 2.09 – 10.63  
   Education level 1.36* .18 1.04 – 1.76  
   Physical activity 1.38* .22 1.02 – 1.88  
   Takeaway consumption .65* .14 .43 – .99  
   Alcohol use 1.78* .50 1.01 – 3.06  
   Caring for country 2.15** .52 1.34 – 3.45  
Bush fruit & vegetable consumption     .15***
   Female gender 4.95*** 1.31 2.95 – 8.30  
   Homeland resident 5.65*** 2.10 2.73 – 11.71  
   Education level 1.47** .19 1.14 – 1.88  
   Alcohol use 2.21** .60 1.31 – 3.75  
   Caring for country 2.36*** .58 1.45 – 3.81  
  1. Note: * p < .05, ** p < .01, ***p < .001.