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Table 5 Predictors of substance use

From: Multi-dimensional self-esteem and substance use among Chinese adolescents

Dependent variable Predictors Odds-ratio 95% CI p-value VIF df
Male drug users§ (N = 894) Peers 0.78 (0.67, 0.90) 0.001** 1.56 1
School 1.24 (1.03, 1.50) 0.023* 1.56 1
Female alcohol users (N = 329) Form 1.49 (1.04, 2.13) 0.029* 1.01 1
Religion# 1.86 (1.02, 3.41) 0.044* 1.00 1
  Body 0.82 (0.69, 0.98) 0.029* 1.01 1
  1. Statistical test: Logistic regression; #Religion: Yes = 1, No = 0; Insignificant regression models were omitted, and the sensitivity and specificity analysis is not provided due to sample size limitation; §The factor of age was considered but finally removed by the variable selection method from the regression model. *p <0.05; **p < 0.01.