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Table 2 Bivariate associations between parental psychopathology and respondent lifetime suicidal behavior 1

From: Association between parental psychopathology and suicidal behavior among adult offspring: results from the cross-sectional South African Stress and Health survey

  In the total sample Among those with suicidal ideation
Ideation Attempts Plans Attempts
  OR (95% CI) OR (95% CI) OR (95% CI) OR (95% CI)
Depression 1.0 (0.5-2.2) 0.6 (0.1-2.4) 0.3 (0.0-1.7) 1.0 (0.1-8.1)
Panic 1.6* (1.1-2.3)* 2.5* (1.4-4.6)* 2.0 (0.9-4.2) 1.6 (0.7-3.9)
GAD 2.4* (1.4-4.0)* 1.8 (0.5-6.1) 1.1 (0.2-5.8) 1.2 (0.3-4.6)
Substance abuse 1.6* (1.0-2.4)* 2.1* (1.1-4.1)* 0.5 (0.2-1.5) 2.1 (0.8-5.5)
Anti-social personality disorder 1.6* (1.1-2.4)* 2.3* (1.2-4.3)* 0.8 (0.3-1.9) 1.0 (0.3-3.3)
Suicide (same-sex parent) 3.0* (1.7-5.5)* 1.9 (0.5-6.5) 0.4 (0.1-1.7) 0.4 (0.0-8.1)
  1. *Significant at the .05 level, two-sided test.
  2. 1Each row represents a bivariate model. Models control for person-year (1–5 intervals) and demographic factors (age, sex, education level, and marital status).