Table 3

MANCOVA of home environment variables by deprivation group, adjusted for age

VariableHD mean (95% CI) or % (N=88)MD mean (95% CI) or % (N=88)p Valued
Garden/backyard40.2%59.8%
OR=4.88 (2.28 to 10.43)<0.0010.7
Sedentary behaviour restriction9.34 (8.82 to 9.85)9.56 (9.05 to 10.07)0.550.1
Bedroom media1.65 (1.43 to 1.86)1.25 (1.03 to 1.47)0.010.4
Independent mobility7.18 (6.62 to 7.75)6.21 (5.65 to 6.77)0.020.4
  • d, effect size; HD, high deprivation; MD, low deprivation; MANCOVA, multivariate analysis of covariance.