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Table 3 Summary statistics for logistic regression analyses examining dieting, weight change, and disordered eating behaviours for men

From: Body dissatisfaction, excessive exercise, and weight change strategies used by first-year undergraduate students: comparing health and physical education and other education students

Dependent variable Predictor variable β SE β OR 95% CI p
Dieting and weight change behaviours
 Not eating between meals Age 0.13 0.04 1.14 1.05, 1.25 .002
  Degreea −0.33 0.35 0.72 0.37, 1.42 .346
 Drinking water Age 0.05 0.04 1.05 0.98, 1.12 .208
  Degreea −0.66 0.27 0.94 0.55, 1.60 .808
 Diet created by self Age 0.14 0.05 1.15 1.05, 1.25 .002
  Degreea −0.71 0.29 0.49 0.28, 0.87 .015
 Diet from magazine Age 0.06 0.04 1.07 0.98, 1.16 .151
  Degreea −0.21 0.54 0.81 0.28, 2.33 .697
 Slimming tea Age 0.10 0.06 1.10 0.98, 1.24 .100
  Degreea −2.32 1.19 0.10 0.01, 1.02 .052
 Skipping meals Age 0.07 0.04 1.07 1.00, 1.16 .068
  Degreea 0.18 0.37 1.20 0.58, 2.47 .619
 Exercise Age 0.09 0.05 1.10 1.00, 1.21 .062
  Degreea −0.29 0.29 0.75 0.42, 1.32 .318
 Detox products Age 0.10 0.05 1.11 1.01, 1.21 .031
  Degreea −0.05 0.62 0.95 0.28, 3.22 .932
 Protein shakes / snacks / powders Age 0.04 0.04 1.05 0.98, 1.12 .203
Degreea −0.44 0.28 0.65 0.37, 1.12 .118
 Creatine Age 0.02 0.04 1.02 0.94, 1.10 .639
  Degreea −0.07 0.36 0.94 0.46, 1.91 .856
Disordered eating and unhealthy weight change behaviours
 Smoking Age 0.06 0.05 1.06 0.97, 1.17 .181
  Degreea −0.57 0.60 0.57 0.18, 1.83 .342
 Fasting Age 0.11 0.05 1.12 1.02, 1.23 .014
  Degreea −0.66 0.53 0.52 0.18, 1.46 .212
 Laxatives Age 0.07 0.07 1.07 0.93, 1.23 .353
  Degreea −1.83 1.14 0.16 0.02, 1.52 .111
 Vomiting Age <0.01 0.08 1.00 0.86, 1.16 .982
  Degreea −0.67 0.63 0.51 0.15, 1.74 .283
 Slimming pills Age 0.04 0.05 1.04 0.94, 1.14 .480
  Degreea 0.28 0.55 1.32 0.45, 3.85 .610
 Excessive exercise Age 0.02 0.03 1.02 0.95, 1.09 .536
  Degreea −0.42 0.29 0.66 0.37 1.16 .148
 Anabolic steroids Age 0.12 0.05 1.12 1.01, 1.25 .032
  Degreea −2.63 1.27 0.07 0.06, 0.86 .037
  1. Note: a Course HPE = 0, non-HPE = 1; Bonferroni adjusted alpha was p < .003; Significant results are bolded