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Table 3 Characteristics associated with perceptions of risks and with awareness of the French warning label existing since 2007: multivariate logistic regressions a (France, 2012, N = 3603)

From: Warning about drinking during pregnancy: lessons from the French experience

Characteristics Odds of believing that spirits are more harmful than wine or beer Odds of thinking that beer is recommended during breastfeeding Odds of not noticing the warning label on alcohol containers
OR (95% CI) OR (95% CI) OR (95% CI)
Age (years)
  < 25 1   1   1  
 25–34 0.88 (0.72–1.07) 0.46 (0.34–0.64) 1.06 (0.85–1.31)
  ≥ 35 0.94 (0.72–1.20) 0.37 (0.24–0.59) 1.99 (1.52–2.61)
Parity
 Primiparous 1   1   1  
 Multiparous 1.07 (0.92–1.25) 1.53 (1.14–1.96) 0.93 (0.79–1.09)
Educational level
 Above high school 1   1   1  
 High school 1.17 (0.98–1.40) 1.25 (0.91–1.71) 1.00 (0.83–1.22)
 Below high school) 1.37 (1.16–1.62) 1.35 (1.00–1.78) 1.23 (1.02–1.47)
Single
 No 1   1   1  
 Yes 0.94 (0.67–1.30) 1.98 (1.26–3.10) 1.42 (1.01–1.98)
Pre-pregnancy smoking status
 Abstinent 1   1   1  
 Smoker 0.91 (0.76–1.10) 1.83 (1.40–2.40) 1.10 (0.90–1.33)
Pre-pregnancy drinking status
 Abstinent 1   1   1  
 Drinker 1.08 (0.94–1.24) 1.92 (1.49–2.46) 0.35 (0.30–0.41)
  1. aThe three models were constructed using binary logistic regression including all the characteristics in the table. Values are regression coefficients (OR) and their 95% confidence intervals (95%CI)