TABLE 4

Ordinary Least Squares Regression Testing Influence of Home Media Behaviors on Background Television Exposure

VariablesBSEβ
Bedroom television60.5829.300.107a
No. of televisions in home−5.719.120.050
How often television is on62.279.190.325b
  • Model controlled for child gender, child age, child ethnicity, family composition, child race, family income, and caregiver education.

  • a P < .05.

  • b P < .001.