TABLE 2

Children’s BMI and Victimization and Bullying Scores in Early Primary School

B (95% CI) for Victimization SD Scores
Teacher Report (N = 4364)Child Report (N = 1327)a
BMIUnadjustedAdjustedbUnadjustedAdjustedb
Per-unit increase0.06 (0.04–0.08)***0.05 (0.03–0.07)***0.05 (0.02–0.08)**0.03 (−0.004–0.06)
B (95% CI) for Bullying SD Scores
Per-unit increase0.05 (0.03–0.07)***0.03 (0.01–0.05)**0.08 (0.05–0.11)***0.05 (0.02–0.07)**
  • ** P < .01. ***P < .001.

  • a Child reports represent self-reported victimization and peer-reported bullying.

  • b Adjusted for child gender, age, and national origin, maternal education, single parenthood, and presence of siblings in the family.