Table 2

School factors for all linked records, year 10 or below, by Indigenous status and maternal alcohol use disorder exposure

Non-IndigenousIndigenous
ComparisonExposedΧ2pComparisonExposedΧ2p
n%n%n%n%
Number of years per child0.0580.014
 1269918.2108317.6171018.782120.3
 2257017.397915.9155817.070417.4
 3241816.3103716.8144715.865816.3
 4226815.397415.8145215.866016.3
 5487832.9209033.9299832.7120529.8
School type<0.001<0.001
 Combined17973.79614.7325410.9147511.5
 Primary33 14568.313 39165.318 31661.1783960.9
 Secondary12 46625.7549926.8700023.4281921.9
 Other11472.46473.213954.77355.7
School area<0.001<0.001
 Metropolitan31 54065.012 67561.8997833.3370128.8
 Provincial4626.4589228.8726524.2291622.7
 Remote, very remote, school closed41818.619139.312 72242.5625148.6
Number of schools attended<0.001<0.001
 One school46 70096.219 09993.226 0668710 80183.9
 Two schools17713.713126.4346111.6182314.2
 Three or more schools840.2870.44381.52441.9
Suspension record<0.001<0.001
 No45 81094.418 27789.225 37684.710 20379.3
 Yes27455.6222110.8458915.3266520.7
  • Note: One semester record per child for each year attended within follow-up period.