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Table 3 Predictors of conduct disorder as confirmed by multiple logistic regression analysis

From: Correlates of conduct disorder among inmates of a Nigerian Borstal Institution

Variables Wald df p value OR 95 % CI
Lower Upper
Step 1
 Age groupa 1.013 1 0.314 2.063 0.504 8.447
 Marital status if both parent are aliveb 0.320 1 0.571 0.552 0.71 4.312
 Family settingc 0.029 1 0.866 1.132 0.269 4.773
 Age at parental separation/divorce/deathd 3.270 1 0.071 3.283 0.905 11.910
 No of siblingse 3.433 1 0.064 3.943 0.924 16.829
 Previous history of incarcerationf 4.258 1 0.039 5.383 1.088 26.632
Step 4
 Age at parental separation/divorce/deathd 3.395 1 0.065 3.259 0.927 11.450
 No of siblingse 6.558 1 0.010 4.630 1.433 14.964
 Previous history of incarcerationf 4.076 1 0.043 4.999 1.048 23.846
  1. Significant test of association in italics
  2. a14–16
  3. bMarried and living together
  4. cMonogamous setting
  5. d5 years or more
  6. eFour or less
  7. fNo history of previous incarceration