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Table 6 Multivariate regression estimates for the prediction of BMI by socio-demographic factors, residence, health behaviours and weighted composite caring for country score for men and non-pregnant women.

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

  B S E B 95% CI β R 2
Men (N = 177)      
Step 1: Socio-demographics      .04**
   Age .10 .04 .03 – .17 .21**  
Step 2: Health behaviours      .09***
   Age .13 .04 .06 – .21 .27**  
   Smoker -1.73 .85 -3.41 – -.07 -.16*  
   Caring for country -1.50 .52 -2.53 – -.47 -.21**  
Non-pregnant women (N = 119)      
Step 1: Socio-demographics      .04*
   Age .12 .06 .01 – .23 .20*  
Step 2: Health behaviours      .07**
   Age .13 .06 .04 – .26 .25**  
   Caring for country -2.10 .87 -3.83 – -.37 -.22*  
  1. Note: * p < .05, ** p < .01, ***p < .001.