Skip to main content

Table 4 Logistic regression to identify childhood factors affecting alcohol use disorder among adult men

From: Family alcohol use, rather than childhood trauma, is more likely to cause male alcohol use disorder: findings from a case-control study in northern China

Variable B SE χ2 p OR 95% CI
Years of education −0.15 0.07 5.26 0.03 0.86 0.75–0.98
Minimum number of times the father drank alcohol per week during childhood 1.48 0.21 51.80 < 0.01 4.40 2.94–6.58
Induced children to drink 1.81 0.44 16.67 < 0.01 6.09 2.56–14.51
History of smoking 1.22 0.42 8.38 < 0.01 3.39 1.48–7.77
Constant −1.72 0.84 4.21 0.04 0.18  
  1. Abbreviations: B, regression coefficients; CI, confidence interval; OR, odd ratio; SE, standard error