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Table 6 Multivariable model of factors associated with common mental disorder

From: Population level mental distress in rural Ethiopia

   Odds ratio 95% CI p value
Demographic Factors
Age   1.01 1.00 1.03 0.035
Marital status      
  Single 1.0    
  Married 0.99 0.59 1.64 0.954
  Formerly married 2.34 1.20 4.58 0.013
Economic Factors
Relative wealth      
  Better off 1.0    
  Average 0.76 0.41 1.41 0.391
  Poor 1.23 0.66 2.29 0.524
Psychosocial factors
Life events      
  None 1.0    
  ≤2 life events 3.74 2.42 5.78 <0.001
  >2 life events 8.90 5.57 14.21 <0.001
Social support      
  Strong 1.0    
  Average 0.77 0.40 1.48 0.432
  Poor 0.96 0.66 1.39 0.834
Can count on others      
  At least 1 person to count on 1.0    
  None 0.97 0.55 1.71 0.920
Concern from others     
  At least some concern 1.0    
  Little or uncertain 1.36 0.95 1.94 0.092
Clinical factors
Family history of illness      
  No 1.0    
  Yes 1.09 0.69 1.72 0.920
Harmful use of alcohol      
  None 1.0    
  Yes 1.49 1.01 2.20 0.046