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Table 5 Logistic regression table of non-essential drugs (drugs not included in the national list of essential drugs of Nepal), trade name and socio demographic factors

From: Socio demographic profile and utilization pattern of antipsychotic drugs among schizophrenic inpatients: a cross sectional study from western region of Nepal

Socio demographic factors Nonessential drugs Trade
Odds ratio (confidence interval) Odds ratio (confidence interval)
  > 40 yrs 1 1
Age <40 yrs 1.168(0.570, 2.393)× 0.906(0.320, 2.566) ×
  Female 1 1
Gender Male 0.831(0.445, 1.549) × 3.361(1.407, 8.031)†
  Employed 1 1
Employment Unemployed 1.467 (0.634, 3.393) × 0.873(0.243, 3.132) ×
  >10000/month 1 1
Monthly income <10000/month 1.205 (0.576, 2.523) × 1.727(0.669, 4.461) ×
  Muslim 1 1
Christian 1 -
Buddhist - -
Religion Hindu - -
  Magar, Pun 1 1
Others - -
Newar 3.889 (0.695, 21.749) × -
Gurung 7.917 (1.209, 51.841)* -
Brahmin 0.714 (0.186, 2.737) × -
Chettri 2.372 (0.618, 9.099) × -
Ethnicity Dalit 2.031 (0.542, 7.617) × -
  Labour 1 1
Farmer 5.0(0.584, 42.797) × -
Jobholder 5.0(0.720, 34.726) × 1.037(0.144, 7.477) ×
Retired 1.667(0.283, 9.822) × -
Others 2.083(0.378, 11.482) × 1.944(0.306, 12.350) ×
Housewife 4.643(0.979, 22.010)* 0.889 (0.165, 4.777) ×
Occupation Student 6.032(1.332, 27.324)* 1.815(0.315, 10.455) ×
  1. †p<0.01, statistically significant.
  2. * p<0.05, statistically significant.
  3. × p>0.05, statistically not significant.
  4. - P value cannot calculate.