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Table 2 Associations of individual adverse childhood experiences with early menarche

From: Early menarche and childhood adversities in a nationally representative sample

  Odds ratio 95% CI Wald ChiSq
Neglect 1.03 (0.63, 1.67) 0.01
Parent criminality 1.05 (0.77, 1.43) 0.10
Bio-father absent 1.08 (0.86, 1.36) 0.48
Physical illness 1.08 (0.71, 1.64) 0.13
Other parent loss 1.15 (0.63, 2.09) 0.23
Economic adversity 1.23 (0.88, 1.73) 1.53
Parent substance abuse 1.30 (0.91, 1.91) 2.15
Parent mental illness 1.36 (1.08, 1.71) 7.32**
Family violence 1.40 (1.03, 1.89) 4.97***
Physical abuse 1.81 (1.32, 2.48) 14.59*
Sexual abuse 2.19 (1.54, 3.12) 20.22*
  1. *p < 0.001. **p < 0.01. ***p < 0.05.
  2. Each odds ratio estimated in a separate model with statistical adjustment for age and race/ethnicity.