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Table 3 Multivariate logistic regression analysis of primary and secondary factors associated with reporting ever being incarcerated in ARYS (n = 478)

From: Methamphetamine use and rates of incarceration among street-involved youth in a Canadian setting: a cross-sectional analysis

Characteristic Adjusted Odds Ratio 95% Confidence Interval p-value2
Methamphetamine use1 (yes vs. no) 1.79 1.03 – 3.13 0.041
Foster care1 (yes vs. no) 1.58 0.94 – 2.65 0.081
Gender (Female vs. male) 0.17 0.10 – 0.28 < 0.001
Ethnicity (Aboriginal vs. non-Aboriginal) 1.69 0.89 – 3.18 0.107
Crack use1 (yes vs. no) 2.45 1.38 – 4.32 0.002
  1. 1. Refers to any time in the past