TABLE 3

Logistic Regressions of Sexting Behaviors: Cell Phone Using LAUSD High School Students Los Angeles, CA, 2011

Personal Sexting n = 1578Sexually Active n = 1536Unprotected Sex at Last Intercourse n = 616
OR95% CIOR95% CIOR95% CI
Age1.171.021.33**1.651.491.82***1.181.021.36**
Male1.280.941.741.741.392.19***0.540.380.76**
Race/Ethnicity (Hispanic/Latino = 0)
Black/African American2.751.864.06***1.110.761.631.080.661.78
White1.440.862.390.910.611.361.200.672.16
Other race/ethnicity1.550.892.710.580.370.90**1.020.502.06
Sexuality (LGBTQ = 1)2.741.864.04***1.521.072.15**1.841.172.89***
Know someone who sexts (Yes = 1)16.879.6229.59***
Personal sexting (Yes = 1)7.175.0110.25***1.410.972.04*
−2 Log1356.302084.08833.43
Pseudo R-Square0.160.180.05
  • * *P < .10.

  • ** **P < .05.

  • *** ***P < .01.